ECP227 - Professional Practice 1 (3-5 Years)
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Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Warrnambool
Must have passed 5 credit points at level 1
Students must be enrolled in course E330
Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin
Students will also be required to attend a 20 day professional experience placement and 3 x 3 hour intensives
This unit will provide students with opportunities to engage with the education and care of children from 3-5 years of age. In a professional experience placement, students will engage young children, teachers and families and will be able to critically analyse and reflect on the components of quality environments and programmes for young children.
Students will be able to make critical connections between theory and practice, and incorporate their understandings about the National Quality Framework legislative and regulatory requirements (including the child care accreditation requirements), and National and Victorian Curriculum documents in the context of teaching, learning and care for children from 3-5 years of age.
Setting professional goals, 25%, equivalent to 1000 words
Critical reflection on the professional objectives set:
- Part 1: Critically reflective journal, 25%, equivalent to 1000 words
- Part 2: Investigation of professional knowledge & practice, 50%, equivalent to 2000 words
Hurdle Requirement: Satisfactory completion of the professional experience placement is required in order to pass this unit
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