This unit will assist you to develop your understanding of working with children in the classroom in a support capacity. It will provide opportunities to engage in practical activities through work-integrated learning, online collaboration, and discussion. The unit has a specific focus on differentiated support and planning, and theory relevant to providing effective classroom support.
|Unit name||Education Support in Practice|
|College/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Education
|Coordinator||Doctor Robyn McCarthy|
|Available as an elective?||No|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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- Evaluate effective practices in supporting learning.
- articulate the purpose of various teaching strategies and the theoretical base which underpins these.
- Engage in action research to explore effective learning support.
- Reflect on the application of skills and knowledge in supporting students and their learning.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1,3||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1,3||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2,3||Domestic Full Fee 4|
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3 Please refer to more information on eligibility for HECS-HELP.
4 Please refer to more information on eligibility for FEE-HELP.
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|Assessment||Assignment (20%)|Assignment (40%)|Plan (40%)|
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