EDST544 Science Curriculum and Teaching 2
Pre or Co-requisite EDST543 Science Curriculum and Teaching 1
This unit aims to develop students’ understanding of how the content of relevant science syllabuses, with a particular attention to the senior secondary school, are developed in terms of mandatory policies. The major focus is on planning, student assessment and evaluating science units to meet the needs of a range of learners. Use of technology, different modes of assessment, and the place of innovative approaches to teaching science is promoted. Methods by which science can incorporate various curriculum perspectives such as gender, multiculturalism and the environment are considered.