Learning Area: IT Leadership in Schools

Subject EDUC40013 (2011)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.

Credit Points: 12.50
Level: 4 (Undergraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:

Year Long, 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

Parkville, on-campus.

Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
Time Commitment: Contact Hours: A total of 36 hours
Total Time Commitment: Not available

485-200 ICT and Children's Learning

Corequisites: None
Recommended Background Knowledge: None
Non Allowed Subjects: None
Core Participation Requirements: This subject requires a minimum of 80 per cent attendance at classes in order to complete the subject satisfactorily.


Dr Dianne Chambers


Education Student Centre
Subject Overview:

This subject utilises a problem-based learning approach and will build on knowledge and skills developed in EDUC20023 (485-200) IT and Children's Learning. It will equip students to take on leadership roles with IT in primary schools. Topics covered will be selected from integrating computers into classroom activities; planning for IT use for schools and classrooms; management of IT resources (including budgeting); and IT strategic planning for schools.

Objectives: On completion of this subject students will have demonstrated that they can work in both teams and individually to analyse and evaluate ICT needs of classrooms and schools, to determine goals for the classroom or school, and create plans to achieve these goals.


Assignments totalling 4000 words.

Prescribed Texts: None
Recommended Texts:

Readings will be available online

Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

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

Information Not Available


This subject should be taken in the final year of the BEd (Prim.)

Related Course(s): Bachelor of Education (Primary)

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