EDU70009 Humanities in Primary School

Unit code: EDU70009 Humanities in Primary School

Duration: 1 Teaching Period

Contact hours: Recommended 12 hours of study per week

This unit focuses on preparing students to plan, teach and assess the Humanities learning areas including, History, Geography, Civics and Citizenship and Economics and Business within in the primary classroom. In this unit students will gain knowledge of the principles, practices and curriculum context of teaching Humanities and Social Sciences. Contemporary issues when teaching Humanities will also be considered. An emphasis will be placed on the use of ICT to support Humanities teaching and learning.

This unit is found in Master of Teaching (Primary).