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University Preparation Course (Education)

Course code C71

This course offers an entry pathway into selected undergraduate teaching degrees at ECU.

It prepares students for university-level study by teaching them the required skills for academic success, with an emphasis on the student becoming an independent learner.

The course is suitable for both recent school leavers and mature age students who have not studied at university previously, and for educators seeking professional development, which leads to entry into selected teaching degrees.

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

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Course code

C71

Fees

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Duration

0.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent

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Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
Full-time
Part-time
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

See Course Entry for further information.

Course code

C71

Fees

See Fees and Scholarships for further information

Duration

0.5 years full-time

See Course Details for further information.

Availability & Campus

This course is not offered on-campus or online to international students.

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Course Entry

Admission requirements you'll need to meet for this course.

Applications for this course are not accepted through ECU's Experience Based Entry Scheme.

Course Details

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Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time at Joondalup, Mount Lawley or Online

Semester 1: Study part-time at Joondalup, Mount Lawley or Online

Semester 2: Study full-time at Joondalup, Mount Lawley or Online

Semester 2: Study part-time at Joondalup, Mount Lawley or Online

Semester availability

This course is not offered on-campus or online to international students.

Course Structure

Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
EAP0221Professional Skills for Educators15
EAP0202Child and Adolescent Development and Education15
EAP0223Understanding Diversity 15
EAP0204Curriculum Support for Teachers and Learners15

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For more detailed unit information for this course take a look at our Handbook. To organise your life for next semester visit the Semester timetable.

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Course notes

Important course notes

Course Learning Outcomes

  1. Act responsibility for functions and output for self, and with limited responsibility for the organisation and output of others in collaborative education settings. (AQF IV,3)
  2. Apply broad factual, technical and theoretical knowledge required to be an independent learning at university (AQF IV,1)
  3. Apply broad factual, technical and theoretical knowledge required to support teaching and learning (AQF IV,1)
  4. Communicate solutions and use specialist technical skills to a defined set of predictable and unpredictable teaching and learning challenges in education environments (AQF IV,2,3)
  5. Use cognitive skills to identify, analyse, and compare alternative solutions to select appropriate educational resources for a variety of contexts (AQF IV,2)

Fees and Scholarships

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Scholarships

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