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ED4487 - Specialist Professional Experience

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: School of Education (pre 2015)

Available only to students enrolled in specialist studies within the Bachelor of Education, Bachelor of Education with Honours; Joint Degrees with BEd and BEd(Honours). Enrolment in ED4487 requires permission of the Director of Professional Experience.

This subject is part of the developmental curriculum for professional experience for students with a specialist area within the Bachelor of Education program. Students will be allocated a school and attend for 10 allocated days, completing a range of activities to develop an understanding of the complexities of teachers' roles within the specialist field of the student.

Learning Outcomes

  • identify, analyse and support a range of learner differences relevant to the specialist area in an education setting;
  • participate ethically in a range of activities within an education setting;
  • plan, manage, teach, evaluate one week full time equivalent block in the specialist area;
  • use a repertoire of language and literacy skills appropriate to the teaching profession and the specialist area.
Prerequisites: ED4489

Availabilities

Townsville, Block, Study Period 8
Census Date 21-Aug-2014
Face to face teaching (6 weeks or less, either on-campus or off-campus)
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Louisa Tomas Engel
Workload expectations:
  • 2 hours lectures
  • 10 days professional experience
Assessment: satisfactory completion of professional experience - assessment on satisfactory/ unsatisfactory basis.

External, Study Period 7
Census Date 10-Jul-2014
Workload expectations:
  • 2 hours lectures
  • 10 days professional experience
Method of Delivery: andFace to faceWWW - LearnJCU
Assessment: satisfactory completion of professional experience - assessment on satisfactory/ unsatisfactory basis.

Cairns, Block, Study Period 8
Census Date 21-Aug-2014
Face to face teaching (6 weeks or less, either on-campus or off-campus)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Louisa Tomas Engel.
Workload expectations:
  • 2 hours lectures
  • 10 days professional experience
Assessment: satisfactory completion of professional experience - assessment on satisfactory/ unsatisfactory basis.

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.