University of Technology Sydney

013241 Professional Experience Teaching Practice 1

Requisite(s): 013232 English Teaching Methods 1 OR 013235 Human Society and its Environment Teaching Methods 1 OR 013238 Mathematics Teaching Methods 1 OR 013243 Science Teaching Methods 1 OR 013246 Technology and Applied Studies Teaching Methods: Technology (Mandatory)
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses.
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Anti-requisite(s): 013401 Professional Experience and Classroom Management 1


This subject has four key components - Professional Experience in a school over an extended period; the introduction of the Teacher Performance Assessment (TPA) and the curation of a portfolio addressing the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers (APST) Graduate Teacher accreditation, as well as a focus on the Priority Area of classroom management. During the professional experience in a designated school, students have their first opportunity to experience the classroom as a teacher. The duration of the placement is 30 days or six weeks. The satisfactory completion of professional experience is a minimum requirement for this subject. The subject develops classroom management capabilities, introducing the concepts of appropriate instructional planning and delivery, and relationship development as effective classroom management practices drawing upon relevant policy, legislation and guidelines for student wellbeing to maximise student engagement in learning.

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