Curriculum, Assessment and Pedagogy
University of Newcastle
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Host University Units10
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
OverviewThis course provides an introduction to curriculum studies as a field of scholarly inquiry and professional practice. The course extends upon curriculum studies to explore how the Stage 4 and 5 curriculum manifests within the students' major specialisation. The course explores conceptual frameworks for understanding curriculum, pedagogy and assessment discourse and design. It will introduce students to lesson planning formats, and assist them to begin building a pedagogical repertoire relevant to the New South Wales and National Curriculum requirements of their major teaching specialisation.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.