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ECS310 - Primary Humanities, Societies and Environments (HSE)

Offering information:

Final year of offer 2014.

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2 2014 Cloud (Online)

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




Incompatible with:


Contact hours: 3 contact hours per week


This unit is designed to prepare primary teachers for teaching Humanities, Societies and Environments education in primary schools (P - 6). The unit covers the examination of the goals and rationale for teaching HSE education, the nature of social education within the Victorian Essential Learnings; contemporary pedagogical approaches for achieving HSE education goals; interdisciplinary learning; planning for classroom and school programs in HSE education.


Assessment tasks are: resource portfolio (50%), unit planning (2000 words, 50%).


The assignments will total 4000 words or equivalent.

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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