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EDUF1018 - Education, Teachers and Teaching
Faculty of Education and Social Work - 6 credit points
HECS Band seven
Domestic Fee: $3,900
International Fee: $4,410
EFTSL: 0.125000000
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Department: Faculty of Education and Social Work
Offered session(s): 1
Prohibitions: EDUF1011
Classes: 2x1-hr lectures/wk, 1x1-hr tutorial/wk commencing wk 2, 1x1-hr mentoring seminar commencing week 2

Assessment: 2x1500wd essays (2x30%) and seminar presentation (30%) and peer evaluation (10%)

This unit of study is the first part of Education I and provides a general introduction to education and teaching. The unit integrates the following themes: knowledge, culture and the curriculum; teaching as a process and way of life; and, teachers as life-long learners and researchers. Within this unit, students are also mentored by more experienced students during their first semester transition to the university. At the conclusion of the unit students should have developed and demonstrated an understanding of the complex character of teachers' work.
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