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Unit of Study TCHR3007 Professional Experience I: Becoming a Teacher (2024)

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    This unit has a compulsory professional experience component. Enrolment in this unit requires you to have a valid QLD Blue Card and/or a Working with Children Check for your State or Territory. For online students an optional onsite workshop is available.

Learning outcomes

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.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

identify and apply skills and strategies associated with effective classroom practice

work collaboratively and professionally with peers, tutors and mentors

link theory to practice by planning, implementing and evaluating teaching and learning experiences

construct detailed planning documents including focussed teaching episodes, lesson plans, assessment and evaluation strategies, using the template/s provided on MySCU

reflect upon their growth in professional practice and knowledge through their commitment to and engagement with the unit content and associated school-based activities

analyse policy documents and procedures with which teachers need to comply, including child protection legislation, teacher duty-of-care and code of conduct obligations.

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