University of Technology Sydney

028278 Social Sciences Teaching Methods 2

6cp; 3hpw To comply with health advice from NSW Health, the planned delivery of this subject for Spring D 2021 has been adjusted. Activities planned for campus in the first 3 weeks of session are being moved online. Activities for the remainder of the session (post-PEx) will be scheduled on campus only if the public health situation permits face-to-face learning in available teaching spaces. Please log into Canvas and monitor your UTS email for the latest advice concerning subject delivery and assessment information.
Requisite(s): (028277 Social Sciences Teaching Methods 1 AND (48 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10350 Bachelor of Arts Bachelor of Education OR 48 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10349 Bachelor of Education (Primary) Bachelor of Arts International Studies OR 48 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10444 Bachelor of Education Bachelor of Languages and Cultures))
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses. See access conditions.
Anti-requisite(s): C10209 Bachelor of Educational Studies

Description

Students learn to understand the structure and content of a range of HSIE curriculum and how the syllabus content and general capabilities as well as organising principles relate to learning through the school years. They learn how teaching and curriculum 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 in schools and is associated with professional experience. The subject includes study of syllabuses and curriculum, lesson planning, approaches to differentiating in learning and teaching, the role and creation of types of assessment, and the use of ICTs and their role in learning and teaching. This subject is a prerequisite or corequisite for the other HSIE teaching methods and professional experience subjects.

Typical availability

Autumn D session, City campus

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Detailed subject description.

Access conditions

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