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Trimester 2 Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong) Warrnambool
|Unit chair:||B Yim|
Must have passed 5 credit points at level 1 for students enrolled in course E330 only.
Students must be enrolled in course E330
3 hours per week
You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.
This unit will investigate the similarities and differences in childhood development. It will focus on individuals with physical, cognitive, or emotional differences and abilities. It will examine differences created by social structures such as family, class, gender, and culture.
The unit will also examine learning theories and their application to teaching context birth – 12 years. Approaches to catering for children with different developmental needs will be provided for critical reflection and discussion. Major theoretical perspectives and current debates related to development will be examined.
Task 1: Developmental Autobiography, 60%, 2400 words
Task 2: Focus Report, 40%, 1600 words
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