Introduction to Curriculum and Te Whariki (EDUC5915)

Level: 
5
Credits: 
15 (0.125 EFTS)
Compulsory: 
Yes
Aim: 
To enable students to examine curriculum, observation, planning and assessment in Early Childhood Education including the relationship between play and learning for young children.
Pre-requisites / Co-requisites: 
Students must be admitted to the Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education) programme to enrol in this course. Restriction: EDUC5015.
Topics include: 

Topics/Content outline (may )
Intro to curriculum
what is curriculum?
Te Whariki
history/background/ overview of principles, strands etc/examining theories of teaching & learning
Play and pedagogy
Planning for teaching & learning (dispositions)
Observation
Assessment
purposes/practices
Narrative
Learning Stories
What next? Possibilities and Evaluation
Social competence
Movement & Dance
Drama, Visual Arts
Physical Education & Health
Outdoor play
Language/Lit, Mathematics
Timetable: 
Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
There are no classes on public holidays.

Class: 2137. This timetable is currently unavailable.

Class: 5967. This timetable is currently unavailable.

Class: 6346

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
25 Sep 17 - 25 Sep 17 LectureMonday09:00 - 10:30 Mt Albert (112-3012)
16 Oct 17 - 16 Oct 17 LectureMonday09:00 - 10:30 Mt Albert (112-3012)
31 Jul 17 - 4 Sep 17 LectureMonday09:00 - 10:30 Mt Albert (112-3012)
30 Oct 17 - 20 Nov 17 LectureMonday09:00 - 10:30 Mt Albert (112-3012)
2 Aug 17 - 6 Sep 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 14:30 Mt Albert (112-3012)
27 Sep 17 - 27 Sep 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 14:30 Mt Albert (112-3012)
18 Oct 17 - 18 Oct 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 14:30 Mt Albert (112-3012)
1 Nov 17 - 22 Nov 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 14:30 Mt Albert (112-3012)
Note: This course is offered as part of Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education).

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