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KCDE2106 - Australian Geography
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: Koori Centre
Offered session(s): 1
Corequisites: KCDE2105
Prerequisites: KCDE1105
Teacher/Coordinator: Leah Lui-Chivizhe

Classes: Block Mode

Assessment: writing task 1 (10%), writing task 2 (10%), fieldwork report (20%), lesson plans (30%), presentation and written report (30%)

This unit of study draws together the main features of Australia's physical and human environments and relates them to current theory on teaching and learning in the Geography classroom. The unit draws on research findings to assist students develop competencies and skills in teaching Geography and provides students with an opportunity to prepare for their practicum. Students will develop pedagogic skills in lesson and unit planning, programming, and teaching and learning strategies. In addition, the unit takes an applied approach to the use of ICT in the HSIE classroom. Particular emphasis will be placed on Board of Studies Years 7 - 10 Geography syllabus.
Available to students who are enrolled inthe Diploma in Education (Aboriginal).
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