University of Technology Sydney

028277 Social Sciences Teaching Methods 1

6cp; 3hpw, on campus
Requisite(s): 48 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10350 Bachelor of Arts Bachelor of Education
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses.
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Anti-requisite(s): C10209 Bachelor of Educational Studies



This subject explores how Human Society and its Environment (HSIE) teaching and curriculum in years 7 to 12 can be organised and managed for effective learning. The subject combines theory with practice to provide students with the skills and understanding required to begin to teach HSIE in a secondary school. The subject includes study of secondary HSIE syllabuses, lesson planning, approaches to learning and teaching, and different forms and functions of practical work and its role in learning and teaching HSIE. This subject is a prerequisite for the other HSIE Teaching Methods subjects and Professional Experience subjects.

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Autumn D session, City campus

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