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EPR707 - Reflecting On Practice in Professional Experience

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:

Student must be enrolled in course E760

Unit chair:

Radhika Gorur





Incompatible with:

EPR703, EPR706

Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 3 hour Seminar per week x 6 weeks

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin

Professional experience: Students will be required to complete a 31 day professional experience placement.


Students will examine the role of the teacher in the school and community and as a member of a profession. Students will select key teaching and learning and assessment artefacts and build their professional portfolio to share with school and university staff members. Students will further develop their ability to communicate in early childhood settings or classrooms and in staffrooms and in particular with students and their families and other key community organisations to ensure the learning of all students. Students will also explore how key professional associations may support them to become members of a learning community.


Assessment 1 - Deakin Authentic Teacher Performance Assessment (ATA) 90% 
Assessment 2 - Professional Portfolio Presentation 10%

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

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