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ECE112 - Curriculum 2: Planning and Assessment for Teaching and Learning

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:

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

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



Students must be enrolled in course E330

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Burwood: 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week.

Waurn Ponds and Warrnambool: 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week. Students are also required to attend 3 x 3 hour intensives.

Learning experiences are also via CloudDeakin.


This unit will provide students with the ability to critically analyse and synthesise pedagogical principles of assessment and planning to reflect contemporary understandings of teaching and learning for children under two years of age. By critiquing their theoretical knowledge and understandings of assessment and planning, students will develop and broaden their competencies as teachers to incorporate the perspectives and aspirations of children under two and their families. Students will engage in critical reflection on the influences of their own values, beliefs and understandings about teaching and learning. They will develop the abilities to incorporate different understandings from their own world views when assessing and planning for children’s learning. This will include the ability to recognise and respond to learning for individual children in a way that is inclusive of the child’s own social and cultural understandings.


Task 1 - Literature critique, 400 words, 10%

Task 2 - Recognising potential learning, 1600 words, 40%

Task 3 - Portfolio development and reflection, 2000 words, 50%

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.

You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:

Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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