Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Year and Campus:||2011 - Parkville|
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Duration & Credit Points:||100 credit points taken over 24 months part time.|
CoordinatorProfessor Kaye Stacey
ContactEducation Student Centre
The Master of Numeracy is designed to develop specialist leaders who can transform a school’s capacity to deliver high outcomes in numeracy for all students. It will provide participants with detailed knowledge of student learning and numeracy pedagogy and assessment, along with the ability to communicate this knowledge in ways that engage students’ interest, make connections with other sites of learning, and attend to both basic skills and higher-order thinking required for robust mathematical literacy. Alongside these specialist skills, participants will develop high level leadership skills for building instructional capacity in other teachers. development. Please note: This course is only available to sponsored cohorts through the Bastow Institute.
The key objectives of the Master of Numeracy is for participants to:
|Course Structure & Available Subjects:||This course is comprised of 7 core subjects.|
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Study Period Commencement:
October, Semester 2
An applicant may be eligible for entry into the Master of Numeracy if the applicant has:
* an undergraduate degree and a fourth-year level education qualification, or equivalent, or
* a four-year education degree, or equivalent
Participants will be advised that mastery of mathematics relevant to the school level at which they work will be essential in order to complete course requirements.
|Core Participation Requirements:||
The Melbourne Graduate School of Education welcomes applications from students with disabilities. It is University and Graduate School policy to take reasonable steps to enable the participation of students with disabilities, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student’s participation in the Graduate School’s programs.
In all courses
Students who feel a disability will prevent them from meeting the above academic requirements are encouraged to contact the Disability Liaison Unit.
|Graduate Attributes:||The University's general graduate attributes are located on the Office of the Provost's website:http://www.unimelb.edu.au/about/attributes.html|
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