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Offered by Curtin University through Open Universities Australia, Science and Mathematics Education Curricula is an online unit that will equip you with powerful conceptual tools for understanding various approaches to science and mathematics curricula.
You explore various pedagogical perspectives, including outcomes-based education, curriculum integration and eco-pedagogy, and learn the practical skills to develop an ideal curriculum image that helps cultivate flexible approaches to science and mathematics education.
This unit allows you to reflect on both the relevant literature and your own professional experience in order to build an inclusive approach to curriculum design that fosters the development of learners as creative, imaginative thinkers.
In order to enrol in this unit, you must be accepted into the following course:
In this Science and Mathematics Education Curricula unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is a core requirement in the following course:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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In this unit, you will learn to critically reflect on the role of metaphors and curriculum images in your learning journey. You will be able to explain technical, practical and emancipatory interests in relation to different curriculum images, and transform your students into creative, imaginative thinkers and actors.
If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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Science and Mathematics Education Evaluation Issues examines the principles and types of assessment methods used in teaching at higher levels.