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ECP427 - Professional Engagement 2 (Primary School 2)

Unit details

Year2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Warrnambool

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Maria Nicholas




Must be enrolled in E330

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

All students will be required to attend a 25 day professional experience placement, which is a hurdle task.

Burwood: Students will a weekly 2 hour seminar. Learning experiences are also via CloudDeakin. 

Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Warrnambool and Deakin Learning Centres: Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin. Students will also be required to attend 3 x 3 hour intensives


This unit will provide students with opportunities to teach and observe interactions between teachers and children during the primary school years. In a professional experience placement, students will engage with children and teachers and will be able to critically analyse and reflect on the components of quality learning environments and programmes.

Students will be able to make critical connections between theory and practice, and incorporate their understandings about school Curriculum and the Graduate Standards for Teachers in the context of their own competencies.


Curriculum and application: critique and reflection, 40%, 1600 words

Assessment and planning for learning, 60%, 2400 words

Hurdle Requirement: Satisfactory completion of the professional experience placement is required in order to pass this unit.

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