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013416 Mathematics Teaching Methods 2

6cp; 3hpw (workshop)
Requisite(s): 013415 Mathematics Teaching Methods 1 OR 013047 Mathematics Teaching Methods 1
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses.
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.
Anti-requisite(s): 013059 Mathematics Teaching Methods 2 AND 028260 Mathematics Teaching Methods 2

Description

This subject considers the skills and understandings required to be an effective secondary mathematics teacher and create an engaging program for learning. This subject informs professional experience. Emphasis is placed on professional commitment, current developments in mathematics teaching and learning, and reflection on teaching practice. Topics include teaching to mixed-achievement classes, organising and evaluating methods and materials for learning, discipline-specific assessment and reporting, theoretical teaching frameworks, and enacting selected policies and perspectives such as Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander perspectives. Students demonstrate the development of a depth of knowledge in selected areas of education relevant to NSW stages 4, 5 and 6 syllabuses. Double methods students complete a Teaching Methods 2 program in each of their specialisations.

Typical availability

Calendar B Spring session, City campus


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