EDPH410 - Outdoor Education Curriculum, Pedagogy and Assessment 2

10 cp
Prerequisites
EDPH210 Curriculum, Pedagogy and Assessment in Outdoor Education 1
Teaching Organisation

This unit is designed to build on and further develop the knowledge base required for pre-service teachers in the areas of curriculum, pedagogy and assessment in Outdoor Education for secondary students in the senior years (Years 11-12). The unit is also designed to develop pre-service teachers’ understanding and skills in critically analysing, and evaluating contemporary theory, teaching strategies and issues in Outdoor Education.

Particular attention is given to developing pre-service teachers’ understanding of current issues current issues impacting on Outdoor Education with a particular focus on program design and evaluation, curriculum, pedagogical approaches, assessment and feedback methods, student participation, inclusion and catering for individual differences, literacy, numeracy and general capabilities.