Science Content and Pedagogy 1 (HENAE6020)

This course develops an understanding of science as a critical subject in secondary schooling for students, future educational and employment opportunities. A focus on modern techniques of teaching science will be explored through content in chemistry, physics, biology and environmental science. It provides teachers with an understanding of the nature of science, the role of science in our community, and the changing role of science education in the community. These broad themes combine with introductory science teaching skills such as: questioning, explaining, practical work, motivation, constructivist teaching and learning, safety lesson planning and assessment to enhance learning.

Single subject short-course cost: $795

Program code: XC01

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