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    Joondalup
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    On-campus

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    Joondalup
    Mt Lawley
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    Full-time
    Part-time
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    On-campus
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    4 years full-time or equivalent part-time
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    Education and Arts
  • School:
    Education
  • Code:
    Y68
  • CRICOS:
    074171B
  • Indicative ATAR (TER):
    65
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First year indicative tuition fees for 2014 undergraduate courses (domestic students)

Commonwealth supported: AUD $6,686.00
Domestic fee paying: AUD $15,350.00

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Bachelor of Education (Secondary)

Major In Home Economics Education

Prepares students to take on the challenges of teaching home economics in a range of subject areas across years 7 to 12.

Students will receive specialised instruction in both the theory and practical components of units related to hospitality and food science, family and community studies and textiles.

Related careers

Secondary Home Economics Teacher

Major structure

This unitset structure contains information about the units which comprise the course as well as the credit points required to successfully complete it.

This major prepares students to take on the challenges of teaching home economics in a range of subject areas across Years 7 to 12. Students will receive specialised instruction in both the theory and practical components of units related to hospitality and food science, family and community studies and textiles. Professional workplace experience is provided by extended periods of school placement, where students have the opportunity to teach classes under the guidance of an experienced mentor.



Students must complete 10 Major Content Study units and 2 Curriculum Major units.

UnitDescription Points
Major Content Study Units
CHN1101Ecology of Children and Families 1 15
NUT1121Human Nutrition 15
CSC1175Textiles and Clothing 1 15
NUT1111Food and Nutrients 15
FAS1103Inquiry for Textiles 15
HOS2113Food Knowledge and Appreciation 15
HOS2500Food Service Management 15
CSC3275Textiles and Clothing 2 15
NUT2210Nutrition in the Life Cycle 15
CUR4210Curriculum Enrichment for the Major Secondary Specialisation 15
Curriculum Major Units
HEE2312Home Economics Curriculum 1 15
HEE2313Home Economics Curriculum 2 15
 


NOTE: Students should strictly adhere to the Course Plan for Home Economics Education to ensure that they complete their units in the correct semester of study.

This major can also be studied in the following courses:

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