Study Period 6
Prepares future teachers to participate effectively as casual teachers in a variety of educational settings with a diverse range of students. A portfolio of resources will be developed.
Unit contentTopic 1: The world of the casual teacher
Topic 2: Preparing for teaching as a casual
Topic 3: Building resilience and a career as a casual teacher
Topic 4: Teaching resources and classroom management for casuals teaching
Topic 5: Achieving Proficient Level accreditation as a casual teacher
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||analyse the role of the casual teacher in schools through reference to statutory regulations, industry guidelines, government data and professional literature related to casual teaching||Intellectual rigour|
|2||appraise and compare the various casual teaching options available including the ‘casual by choice’ career in Early Childhood, Primary and Secondary settings||Lifelong learning|
|3||formulate strategies for securing casual teaching in a range of settings and plan for ongoing professional development and accreditation||Lifelong learning|
|4||develop strategies to build professional resilience||Lifelong learning|
|5||link classroom management knowledge to specific needs of the casual teaching role||Lifelong learning|
|6||create a portfolio of practical resources in preparation for casual teaching in varied settings||Creativity|
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Study Period 6
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Teaching and assessment
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Commencing 2020 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1
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