University of Technology Sydney

013171 Society and Culture Teaching Methods 2

Requisite(s): 96 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10405 Bachelor of Communication (Writing and Publishing) Master of Teaching Secondary Education AND 013235 Human Society and its Environment Teaching Methods 1
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses.
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.


This subject explores and critiques the skills and understandings required to be an effective secondary social science teacher of Society and Culture and create an engaging program for learning. The subject informs supervised teaching placements in the professional experience subjects. Teacher-education students learn professional commitment, current developments in social science teaching and learning, and reflection on teaching practice. Topics include teaching to differentiated classes; selecting digital resources and tools to enhance school-student learning; organising and evaluating methods and materials for learning; discipline-specific assessment and reporting; and theoretical teaching frameworks. Teacher-education students acquire in-depth knowledge within selected areas of education relevant to the NSW Society and Culture syllabus.

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Autumn D session, City campus

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