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  • Translating Language and CultureEDUC90067

    Offered:MarchYear:2019

    This subject examines intercultural issues associated with translating and interpreting. Topics include the (im)possibility of accurate translation, the spirit or the letter, cultural variations in discourse and genre, the creation of hybrid discourses and hybrid cultures and contextual determina...

  • Reading Texts: Selection to ResponseEDUC90683

    Offered:AprilYear:2019

    This subject will explore theoretical perspectives on reading and what is required to be an effective reader in the 21st Century. The subject will highlight how teachers support students’ acquisition of reading skills, strategies and understandings through drawing on clinical approaches that addr...

  • Project in Clinical EducationEDUC90838

    Offered:March, Semester 2Year:2019

    This project involves the conduct of a defined research project and results in the production of a minor thesis on a topic of practical importance to the participant’s work in clinical education. Participants are encouraged and supported to select a topic that is important yet feasible to resolve...

  • Designing Personalised LearningEDUC90775

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject develops Teacher Candidates’ understanding of the principles and practices which enable them to personalise learning, with the aim of tailoring experiences to meet primary school students’ learning, needs, interests and talents. Further, the subject consolidates Candidates’ capacity ...

  • Applications of Positive PsychologyEDUC90788

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    This subject will examine the full range of positive interventions that can be delivered to individuals, groups and communities using face to face, on-line, coaching/counselling, smartphone applications and group formats. Information about multi-level assessments measuring affective, cognitive, b...

  • Designing a CurriculumEDUC90516

    Offered:February, JulyYear:2019

    This subject deals with the principles of curriculum design and the translation of these principles into a program of study in a specific context. It covers the formulation of objectives and outcomes, content selection, teaching activities and the design of assessment tasks. One module deals with...

  • How to Design a Research ProjectEDUC90870

    Offered:Summer TermYear:2019

    This subject provides an elementary orientation and foundation allowing doctoral students to focus and start building their own research projects. It covers key conceptual and practical issues concerning research design, through exploring and dissecting key examples of leading educational researc...

  • Education Research MethodologyEDUC90419

    Offered:February, JulyYear:2019

    In this subject, students will develop an understanding of how to appraise, plan, implement and disseminate research in education. Students will participate in a series of lectures and seminars, focusing on: what constitutes research in education; the function of a literature review; methodologie...

  • Learning Area Economics 2EDUC90960

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    This subject builds on Learning Area Economics 1 and focuses on further developing Teacher Candidates’ understanding of approaches to support the teaching and learning of Economics. Teacher Candidates will have an opportunity to develop their knowledge of how to create, implement and evaluate lea...

  • Environmental EducationEDUC90006

    Offered:MarchYear:2019

    Students will learn the theoretical underpinnings of environmental education through a study of the concept of environmentalism. The subject will combine an introduction to theory and practice in the field of environmental education. A particular focus will be on different understandings of natur...

  • Primary Mathematics Education 2EDUC90773

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    This subject supports Teacher Candidates to develop pedagogical content knowledge for the effective teaching and learning of the following mathematics strands from Foundation to Level 7: Content Strand: Measurement and GeometryProficiencies: Understanding, Fluency, Problem Solving, Reasoning.  ...

  • Intervention in Problems of Young PeopleEDUC90222

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This unit builds on the assessment, counselling and social context units and has the twin aims of focusing on theory and research as they relate to the treatment of problems of childhood and adolescence. The underlying consideration is prevention rather than cure. For that reason there is an emph...

  • Researching Education Practice (EC/EC&P)EDUC90748

    Offered:January, FebruaryYear:2019

    In this subject, Teacher Candidates will develop an understanding of research in education, as the first part of their capstone experience in the Master of Teaching (Early Childhood/ Early Childhood and Primary). Candidates will participate in a series of lectures, focusing on: what constitutes r...

  • Leading Mathematics Across the SchoolEDUC90861

    Offered:AugustYear:2019Quotas apply

    This elective aims to build the capacity of students studying to become Mathematics Specialists, to develop and sustain improvement in mathematics outcomes. The elective is designed to deepen students' knowledge and understanding of: Mathematics pedagogical content knowledge and evidence-based a...

  • Clinical Teaching Practice (EC&P) 2EDUC90988

    Offered:March, AugustYear:2019

    This subject synthesises Teacher Candidates’ understanding of the characteristics of professional knowledge, clinical practice and engagement for professional accountability in the primary school context. Teacher Candidates will reflect critically on the ways in which educational theory and resea...

  • Learning Area Drama 1EDUC90435

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    This subject is an introduction to the field of drama education and its application to secondary schools. Teacher Candidates will study the drama curriculum within Australian and Victorian educational contexts with a particular focus on planning for teaching and learning drama in the secondary sc...

  • Supervised Observation (Second Language)EDUC90096

    Offered:March, Year Long, Semester 2Year:2019

    Students undertake placements totalling 22 days of supervised observation and program involvement in the settings relevant to their current or intended language teaching work. Students will be enrolled in this subject of they do not meet the language requirement for EDUC90050 Supervised Teaching...

  • 3-8 Year-Olds Learning and DevelopmentEDUC90890

    Offered:AugustYear:2019

    This subject examines the theoretical perspectives on physical, personal, social, emotional, cognitive and spiritual aspects of early childhood development and learning, with an emphasis on the age range 3 – 8 years. Teacher Candidates will explore the range of factors affecting the development, ...

  • Engaging Children in the ArtsEDUC90563

    Offered:February, JulyYear:2019

    This subject engages teacher candidates in extended practical and theoretical studies based on learning about and through visual arts, drama, dance and music in Early Childhood and Primary. Topics focus on how to design, implement and evaluate arts experiences suitable for young children, informe...

  • Place Based Elective (Indigenous)EDUC90919

    Offered:JuneYear:2019

    This subject provides Master of Teaching students interested in teaching in either regional or remote areas of Australia with an opportunity to develop expertise in working with Indigenous students and community. The subject includes both on-campus teaching and professional practice. The profess...