This practicum unit offers pre-service teachers (in Primary and Early Childhood and Primary Streams) an opportunity to integrate discipline-specific knowledge with quality pedagogical practice in primary school settings. The focus of this unit is to consolidate expertise aligning prevailing curricula requirements with specialist, pedagogical content knowledge. This unit has associated professional experience of 10 days, during which time a block of continuous teaching occurs for five consecutive days.
Note: Pre-service teachers are required to provide current criminal history clearances prior to the commencement of any professional experience. Visit http://cdu.edu.au/education/inschool/ for guidelines, requirement and handbooks.
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