ESP401 - Student Behaviour Management and Welfare
|Year||2015 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)|
|Unit chair:||C Spicer|
For students enrolled in courses D344, D347, D389, E356 or E359.
1 x 2 hour Seminar per week
Note:Quota applies to this unit
The focus of this unit is the prevention and management of student misbehaviour and the development of student wellbeing. Some of the areas to be explored include: models of classroom management; restorative practices; school-based student wellbeing programs; approaches to supporting students with behaviour syndromes such as ADHD, Asperger’s Syndrome and Conduct Disorder; and the components of effective engagement and positive peer and teacher-student relationships.
One individual resource, application, research and reflection portfolio (60%)
This individual assignment requires the student to read and reflect on a journal article, critically evaluate specific classroom strategies and complete a small test during class time. (2000 words equivalent)
One group task involving the development of a practical unit of work (40%)
In this group assignment approx. 3 students work together to research, plan and put together a booklet of effective strategies for specific aspects of classroom management and support (2000 words equivalent)
Assessment 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.