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ED452P: LEARNING AND TEACHING IN SCHOOLS: DEVELOPING PROFESSIONAL (2019-2020)

Last modified: 25 Sep 2019 09:58


Course Overview

As part of the PGDE programme this blended course provides a variety of learning experiences which develops, students’ knowledge and understanding of current issues in Scottish Education.   Students will engage with pedagogical theory to support the development of professional values and skills in preparation for School experience.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 4
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 30 credits (15 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Mrs Jayne Bruce

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

To develop in students - 

  • knowledge and understanding of pedagogical theory
  • knowledge and understanding of the Scottish curriculum and related policy
  • professional values, skills and abilities relevant to the professional practice of teaching
  • personal and professional values and commitment to career long professional learning
  • a depth of knowledge, understanding and expertise in professional enquiry

In light of Covid-19 this information is indicative and may be subject to change.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

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In light of Covid-19 and the move to blended learning delivery the assessment information advertised for second half-session courses may be subject to change. All updates for second-half session courses will be actioned in advance of the second half-session teaching starting. Please check back regularly for updates.

Summative Assessments

Essay

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 50
Assessment Weeks 45 Feedback Weeks 48

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Feedback Word Count 2000
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Essay

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 50
Assessment Weeks 35 Feedback Weeks 37

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Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Resit Assessments

Essay

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 50
Assessment Weeks 50 Feedback Weeks 52

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Feedback Word Count 2000
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Essay

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 50
Assessment Weeks 38 Feedback Weeks 40

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Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Course Learning Outcomes

Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
ConceptualEvaluate• Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the Scottish curriculum, its values, and approaches to learning and assessment
ProceduralEvaluateDemonstrate knowledge and understanding of the professional values and challenges of the curriculum
ReflectionCreateReflect, evaluate, challenge and respond to identified issues of practice
ReflectionCreateDemonstrate an enquiring approach through enhanced professional reflection

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