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ECP427 - Professional Experience 5 (Primary School 2)

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:

Maria Nicholas




Students must be enrolled in course E330

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin. Students are also required to attend a 25 day professional experience placement, and 3 x 3 hour intensives.


This unit will provide students with opportunities to teach and observe interactions between teachers and children during the primary school years. In a professional experience placement, students will engage with children and teachers and will be able to critically analyse and reflect on the components of quality learning environments and programmes. Students will be able to make critical connections between theory and practice, and incorporate their understandings about the Australian Curriculum and the Graduate Standards for Teachers in the context of their own competencies.


Task 1: Reflective Journal, 40%, 1600 words

Task 2: Assessment and planning for learning, 60%, equivalent to 2400 words

Hurdle Requirement: Satisfactory completion of the professional experience placement is required in order to pass this unit

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