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ED2491 - Planning for Engaging Learning

Credit points: 3
Year: 2020
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: College of Arts, Society & Education

Mixed attendance available only to RATEP students. SP1/2 External available only to External ECE students.

This professional practice subject uses blended, simulated and work-integrated learning approaches to develop preservice teacher knowledge of curriculum and pedagogy for diverse learners.Pre-service teachers also explore how classroom management is used to support and foster engagement and achievement in a variety of Early Childhood, Primary and Secondary educational settings. The subject is structured around the enactment of the reflective teaching cycle. This cycle is further developed in subsequent professional practices subjects in the course.

Learning Outcomes

  • plan lessons for diverse Early Childhood, Primary and/or Secondary contexts that appropriately demonstrate how the needs of individual learners are met through a range of pedagogical strategies demonstrating an understanding of intellectually challenging learning experiences for students;
  • justify their choice of teaching and classroom management strategies to create and maintain safe and supportive learning environments;
  • evaluate lesson designs and pedagogies (including both teacher-centered and student-centred approaches) by drawing on the reflective teaching cycle framework, theoretical perspectives and empirical data;
  • reflect on teacher well-being, in particular, ethical dimensions of professional practice and resilience.

Subject Assessment

  • task 1 - planning task (15%)
  • task 2 - annotated lesson plan (30%)
  • task 3 - portfolio of professional practice (55%).
Assumed
Knowledge:
Sound levels of academic literacy are assumed in this subject.
Prerequisites: ED1481 AND ED1401

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 13 hours lectures
  • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 3 hours - Professional Experience Briefings
  • 5 days professional Experience
  • assessment and self-directed study

Townsville, Mixed attendance, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Face to face teaching (Online collaborate tutorial attendance at RATEP Sites within the Study Period dates as scheduled)
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 16 hours - Online engagement including professional experience briefings
  • 26 hours online collaboration sessions
  • 5 days professional Experience
  • assessment and self-directed study

External, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 42 hours - 39 hrs Online engagement and 3 hrs Professional Experience Briefings
  • 5 days professional Experience
  • assessment and self-directed study
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 13 hours lectures
  • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 3 hours - Professional Experience Briefings
  • 5 days professional Experience
  • assessment and self-directed study

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
Census Date 03-Dec-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 26 hours lectures
  • 13 hours tutorials
  • 5 days professional Experience
  • assessment and self-directed study

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 51
Census Date 09-Apr-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 26 hours lectures
  • 13 hours tutorials
  • 5 days professional Experience
  • assessment and self-directed study

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.