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Science and Mathematics Education Evaluation Issues provides an overview of the assessment methods used in subject specific teaching.
You will identify your personal values, those displayed in literature and the education system to devise appropriate assessment methods, including teacher made tests, standards and outcomes based education, national testing, the ethical and equity concerns in assessment and other attendant social issues.
Delivered online by Open Universities Australia and Curtin University, this unit develops knowledge of different assessment methods, their respective advantages and their practical application in a classroom or school setting.
In order to enrol in this unit, you must be accepted into the following course:
In this education 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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This unit provides information on assessment strategies and methods that are essential to being an effective educator within the Australian school system. Though the unit is focused on evaluative methods in higher education, the insights and issues governing the selection and application of assessment methods is relevant to all those who wish to pursue a career in science education.
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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