Teaching and Professional Practice 3B

Subject EDUC30059 (2011)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.

Credit Points: 6.25
Level: 3 (Undergraduate)
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:

October, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Pre-teaching Period Start not applicable
Teaching Period not applicable
Assessment Period End not applicable
Last date to Self-Enrol not applicable
Census Date not applicable
Last date to Withdraw without fail not applicable

External, on-site.

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Time Commitment: Contact Hours: One compulsory 1-hour class for Teaching and Professional Practice orientation and 15 days professional practice in a service for children aged 3-5 years
Total Time Commitment: Not available
Prerequisites: You must have successfully completed the following subject/s prior to enrolling in this subject
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Corequisites: You must take the following subject in the same study period
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Recommended Background Knowledge: None
Non Allowed Subjects: None
Core Participation Requirements: 100 per cent attendance is mandatory


Assoc Prof Kay Margetts


Education Student Centre
Subject Overview:

Students will increase their responsibility for an early childhood program and its implementation. Students will plan and implement curriculum that is responsive to group dynamics, children's needs and interests and that acknowledges gender, cultural, ethnic and developmental differences. Students will develop and implement a range of appropriate assessment strategies. Students will critically reflect on their professional practice and the implementation of the regulations and code of ethics that govern children's services. Students will undertake responsibility for the planning and implementation of half-day programs in the final week.

Objectives: Information not available

Fifteen days of satisfactory Teaching and Professional Practice experience.

Prescribed Texts: None
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Information Not Available

Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Generic Skills:

Information Not Available

Related Course(s): Bachelor of Early Childhood Education

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