EDRE429 - Foundation Studies Teaching in Catholic Schools

10 cp
Prerequisites: Nil
Teaching Organisation: Nil

This unit expands and builds on other units and modules within the Bachelor of Teaching/Bachelor of Arts course and together they provide the necessary requirements for those seeking accreditation to teach in Catholic Schools in Victoria. The unit will focus on the role of teachers in Catholic schools and explores contributions that teachers may make towards promoting the purpose and mission of Catholic schools. From the key perspectives of child, adolescent and adult faith development, the aims, objectives and rationale of the Catholic school and Revelation and the Catholic church, understandings about the role of a Catholic school community concerning educating the whole person will be explored.