EES300 - Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education


2024 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Online
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125

One of SLE103, SLE111, SLE133 or SLE123

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150-hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.

Scheduled learning activities - online

Online independent and collaborative learning activities including weekly engagement with materials and responses in discussion forums


This unit aims to develop in students an understanding of integrating Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) in the Primary school curriculum and approaches to its implementation. Topics to be addressed include: defining STEM education; integrating STEM curriculum areas to allow for effective development of skills and knowledge by primary students; using digital technologies within STEM projects; integrating STEM across the primary school curriculum; inquiry and STEM; assessing STEM, resources and safety, and linking STEM with industries and communities.

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