University of Technology Sydney

013173 Legal Studies Teaching Methods 2

Requisite(s): 013235 Human Society and its Environment Teaching Methods 1
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Teacher-education students are supported to explore and critique the skills and understandings required to be an effective secondary Legal Studies teacher and creates an engaging program for learning. The subject informs supervised teaching placements in the professional experience subjects. An emphasis is placed on 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 student learning; organising and evaluating methods and materials for learning; discipline-specific assessment and reporting; theoretical teaching frameworks. Teacher-education students acquire in-depth knowledge within selected areas of education relevant to the NSW Legal Studies syllabus.

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Autumn D session, City campus

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