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ED4388 - Fourth Year Professional Experience A (Singapore)

[Not offered in 2021]

Credit points: 3
Year: 2021
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: College of Arts, Society & Education

Students must enrol in ED4090 prior to the commencement of ED4388. Students are required to collect a range of data and evidence during the ED4388 professional experience placement which is integral to completing the assessment requirements for ED4090. Consequently, it is essential that ED4388 and ED4090 are taken in conjunction with one another.

This subject is part of the developmental curriculum for Professional Experience within the Bachelor of Education program. Students will complete two(2) allocated weeks (10 days) of Professional Experience in a a prior to school setting with children aged 3-5 years and complete two (2) weeks (10 days) in a school setting.

Learning Outcomes

  • demonstrate a commitment to use a repertoire of language and literacy skills appropriate to the teaching profession;
  • develop an understanding of school settings and how they operate over a school term;
  • use professional standards to critically assess professional growth;
  • integrate and begin to articulate knowledge of policies, research and practices and own personal practice consistent with employing authorities and school policies and procedures and legal and ethical obligations of teachers;
  • identify, value, analyse and support a range of learner diversity, including learners with special educational needs, in a school setting.

Subject Assessment

  • Satisfactory completion of all Professional Experience requirements.

Special Assessment Requirements

The completion of the required consecutive 20 days of Professional Experience and submission of a Satisfactory grading - Minimum of Developing Towards Graduate Level in all descriptors against the Professional Experience QPERF Report is a requirement to pass this subject. On-campus mandatory attendance at five (5) days of Professional orientation, which will include professional development.

Prerequisites: ED3388 and ED4090 and allow concurrent for ED4090.

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.