Courses & Units

Preparing for the Profession EMT607

Hobart

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Introduction

Work in this unit represents a culmination of your teacher education journey and is an important bridge to your ongoing development as a professional. Through engagement with a range of blended learning activities and the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers (graduate level), you will participate in, and lead, a range of learning experiences designed to help you transition from pre-service teacher to beginning teacher as you enter the profession, nationally and internationally. The unit focuses on the task of preparing you for the workplace, with an emphasis on critical reflection in relation to theory and professional practice, in the 21st Century. You will reflect on your academic and professional experiences throughout the course, which will enable you to refine your approach to learning and teaching. Through a process of planning, teaching, assessing, reflecting and appraising impact of teaching during your final Professional Experience placement, you will clearly and coherently communicate an independent exposition of your professional learning through the creation of the Graduate Teacher Performance Assessment (GTPA).

Summary

Unit name Preparing for the Profession
Unit code EMT607
Credit points 6.25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Education
Discipline Education
Coordinator

Teaching staff

Michelle Hinds

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 Off-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020
Semester 2 13/7/2020 10/8/2020 31/8/2020 18/10/2020

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2020: $417.00 2020: $1,054.00 070103

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Prerequisites

EMT603 and one of EMT600 or EMT613

Co-requisites

EMT607 Preparing for the Profession is the co-requisite theory unit for EMT601 Professional Experience 4 (Primary) or EMT623 Professional Experience 4 (Secondary). Co-requisite units must be enrolled in concurrently.

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

This unit takes a blended learning approach which requires you to undertake activities (including lectures, videos, podcasts, and activities) prior to face to face tutorial classes and/or discussion board/other interactions for online students.

Assessment

Graduate Teacher Performance Assessment (GTPA) (100%)

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Textbooks

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