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Co-Major (2019)

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Humanities and Social Sciences Minor Teaching Area

Title Humanities and Social Sciences Minor Teaching Area
School School of Education
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Excluded Majors
Excluded Minors
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.
Description As a result of undertaking this co-major area of study students will develop a comprehensive and coherent body of knowledge and skills. Learning outcomes access an understanding of principles and concepts for the professional practice as a teacher of Year 7-10 Humanities and Social Sciences.
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Structure

Co-Major Structure - 21 credit points

Year 1 - 9 credit points

Core Units - 9 credit points

POL133 Politics, Power and Policy - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

HIS182 Making of the Modern World - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

SUS100 Introduction to Sustainable Development - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

Year 2 - 6 credit points

Core Unit - 3 credit points

ART201 Global Citizenship - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

Specified Elective - 3 credit points

Select from the following:

HIS212 Vision Splendid: An Alternative History of Australia - 3 points

HIS259 Europe Under the Dictators - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

POL298 International Political Economy - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

Year 3 - 6 credit points

Core Units - 6 credit points

EDN377 Teaching Humanities and Social Sciences - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1E-internal, S1E-external

EDN477 Teaching Senior Secondary Humanities and Social Sciences - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1E-internal, S1E-external

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