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ECE320 - Science 2: Science and Design Technology

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Warrnambool

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



Students must be enrolled in course E330

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Burwood: 1 x 1 hour Class per week, 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week

Learning experiences are also via CloudDeakin.


This unit provides students with key pedagogical and theoretical knowledge related to the teaching of science to children in primary school settings. Students will critically engage with relevant curriculum documents and develop teaching strategies appropriate to the teaching of science.


Task 1: Portfolio - science activities, 20%, 800 words

Task 2: Teaching for quality learning in science, 50%, 2000 words

Task 3: Integrated science and technology design task, 30%, 1200-2000 words

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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