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  • Leading for Teacher QualityEDUC90944

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    This subject focuses on current and emerging issues in enhancing teacher quality and quality teaching in educational settings. It will investigate the leadership capabilities necessary to create an effective environment to enhance student learning and success through developing and improving the ...

  • Neuroscience of Human LearningEDUC90975

    Offered:Term 2, Term 4Year:2019

    This subject examines the foundations of human learning through a neurological lens, ranging from the sensory detection, encoding, storage, retrieval, storage, and behavioural outputs, to social constructs of learned information. A neuroscience of learning lens will also be used as a framework fo...

  • Positive Learning EnvironmentsEDUC90976

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    This subject provides participants with theory and interventions for developing positive learning environments.  It supports participants to understand the critical theoretical perspectives that underpin working effectively with behaviours of concern. This subject also supports participants to ex...

  • Mathematics: Improving LearningEDUC90948

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    This subject is concerned with improving the learning outcomes for students in primary and secondary schools in selected mathematical topics. Diagnostic assessments and common student misconceptions will be discussed. Pedagogical content knowledge and teaching strategies will be considered, drawi...

  • Teaching Critical and Creative ThinkingEDUC90974

    Offered:Summer Term, JulyYear:2019

    Acquiring content or discipline knowledge is an important ingredient in teaching and learning, but it cannot tell the whole story. Knowing what to do with this knowledge and information when we exercise sound reasoning and creativity, whether it is within disciplines or outside of them, is equall...

  • Understanding Education PolicyEDUC90951

    Offered:MarchYear:2019

    This subject examines education policy in an international context. Students will examine the nature and role of education policy, the intersection with other social and economic policies, and the key conceptual ideas underpinning contemporary policy. Through this subject, students will analyse t...

  • Learning Area Business Management 2EDUC90958

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

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

  • Literacy Practices and Diverse LearnersEDUC90685

    Offered:JanuaryYear:2019

    This subject focuses on the importance of planning effective literacy approaches and strategies to meet the needs of diverse learners. It will highlight how teachers cater for diversity through drawing on clinical approaches to meeting the literacy learning needs of diverse learners. Informing th...

  • Learning Area Politics 2EDUC90966

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    This subject deepens the knowledge of the concepts introduced in Politics 1. The major focus of this subject is to develop further in Teacher Candidates an advanced understanding of the nature and purposes of humanities education in years 7 to 12 with a focus on Politics. Teacher Candidates will ...

  • Introduction to Indigenous EducationEDUC10060

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Focused on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander education, this subject examines the place and significance of Australian Indigenous peoples in the educational landscape. The subject will explore the changing nature of Indigenous education in Australia through studying a range of contemporary an...

  • Clinical Education in PracticeEDUC90743

    Offered:February, Semester 2, SeptemberYear:2019

    This subject brings together the two major threads from the first semester’s subjects and presents participants with opportunities to apply the principles in their own clinical workplaces. More difficult teaching situations and the strategies to resolve them will be explored. The emphasis is prac...

  • Effective Clinical SupervisionEDUC90742

    Offered:February, April, SeptemberYear:2019

    Taught in tandem with Effective Clinical Teaching, this subject provides participants with a foundation in the principles and practices of vocational supervision that are unique to the health professions. Effective Clinical Supervision takes the theories and principles studied in the co-requisite...

  • Introduction to Positive EducationEDUC90806

    Offered:February, MarchYear:2019

    This subject introduces the science of positive psychology as it applies to education. The brain-science basis of positive psychology, including an introduction to neuroplasticity, will be explored and students are introduced to wellbeing theories as foundational concepts for their studies. The f...

  • Research Methods in EducationEDUC90620

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Students who haven't completed EDUC90057 and EDUC90620 should enrol in the new capstone subject EDUC90989. If EDUC90989 is not shown in your study plan, please submit an Enrolment Variation Form. For more information, please contact the subject coordinator. In this subject, students will develop...

  • Researching Education PracticeEDUC90926

    Offered:Term 1, Term 3Year:2019

    In this subject, students will develop an understanding of research in education, as the first part of their capstone experience, and advanced skills to analyse complex educational problems and the bodies of knowledge associated with them. Students will undertake coursework focusing on: what cons...

  • Learning and the Digital GenerationsEDUC10056

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject will introduce students to the complex and emerging relationships between learning and digital communications. Drawing on the idea of digital generations, it enables students to gain an understanding of the ways in which digital communication is integrated into the lives of new gener...

  • Sport, Education and the MediaEDUC20068

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Focused on sports education, community sport, and the important role the media plays in sport, this subject examines the place and significance of sport in Australia as a form of social education. It examines both historical and contemporary issues related to the growing tensions between sport’s...

  • Learning Area Physics 1EDUC90469

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    This subject prepares Teacher Candidates for the teaching of secondary school physics. Pedagogical methods and approaches appropriate to physics are covered. These include classroom instruction and student discussion, practical laboratory work and the use of Information and Communication Technolo...

  • Pop-up Theatre: Performance in CommunityEDUC20078

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    This subject will explore the principles of performance making across a range of different cultures and theatrical traditions and in educational and community contexts. Students will examine how and why theatre is devised and how performance making affects, and is affected by, audiences. Working ...

  • Performance, Potential and DevelopmentEDUC10059

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject will enable students to explore the theory and evidence relating to high performance and optimal functioning across a variety of contexts. Students will reflect on their best possible performing selves by drawing on the academic literature and real-life experiences.   This subject ...