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In this unit, you will examine the characteristics of the contemporary educational context of Catholic schools and explore the features of quality Religious Education. You will engage in curriculum planning processes for the teaching of Religious Education, designing a short learning cycle and selecting resources and strategies that support dialogical and inquiry-based pedagogy. You will reflect on your understandings of the selected curriculum content and skills and sources of professional knowledge to identify challenges and opportunities in teaching Religious Education in the contemporary classroom context. Classroom planning decisions, implementation techniques and evaluation of resources regarding their suitability for use with a specific class will be justified. In addition, you will develop an understanding of the complementary nature of the religious life of the school.
Career Level: Postgraduate
Unit Level: Level 8
Credit Points: 6
Student Contribution Band: 7
Fraction of Full-Time Student Load: 0.125
Pre-requisites or Co-requisites
There are no requisites for this unit.
Important note: Students enrolled in a subsequent unit who failed their pre-requisite unit,
should drop the subsequent unit before the census date or within 10 working days of Fail grade notification.
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