University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

EDUC 1001OL - Schools and Society

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Summer School
Campus: Online
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Assessment: School Culture Proposal, Branched Scenario Reflection, Documentary Analysis

This course will help students develop an understanding of the role of teaching and of schooling in society. Students will discover the broader context of schooling in Australia and its impact on culture, socioeconomic and gender equality, education, work and wellbeing. Students will understand the legal and professional framework for teaching and grasp how impactful and important teachers really are. Students will critically evaluate schools and consider their role as emerging teachers in the profession. All Bachelor of Teaching (Middle) and Bachelor of Teaching (Secondary) students commencing from 2019 will participate in the School of Education's eLearning Program, that requires students to own an iPad with pencil and keyboard. The University of Adelaide will assist students with procurement upon enrolment.

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Commonwealth supported
Full fee paying

Study Level

Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

Program of Study

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Summer School Tue 10/01/2023 Fri 13/01/2023 Mon 06/02/2023 Wed 22/02/2023

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
92168 01OL 100 54 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.