Professional Practice 2a

EDU617

This professional experience placement further develops your knowledge, skills, and dispositions to work in early learning services in Aotearoa New Zealand and your progression towards meeting Our Code Our Standards in a supported environment.

  •  
    Level
    6
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    Cost
    $642 NZ Domestic
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
  •  
    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us

This second practicum further develops professional knowledge and pedagogical skills that enable you to make positive contributions to the early childhood setting.

You will progress your use of te reo Māori me ōna tikanga in practice. 

You will focus on supporting the wellbeing and the social competence of tamariki (children) through responsive and inclusive practice and pedagogies. You will participate in teaching team discussions and events and collaboratively plan for the learning of tamariki, sharing assessment and planning documentation with the learning community.

learners who successfully complete this course will be able to:

  • Apply appropriate te reo Māori and tikanga Māori in practice and use professional resources to support practice.
  • Establish and maintain responsive and reciprocal relationships to support the wellbeing and belonging of tamariki and their whānau/community.
  • Use inclusive and mana-enhancing strategies to support the developing social and emotional competence of tamariki.
  • Collaborate with the teaching team through involvement in planning discussions, events, and relevant meetings and actively contributing to the programme.
  • Enhance learning experiences and communication with the learning community by developing and sharing assessment and planning documentation.
  • Use reflection, evidence and inquiry to support or challenge own practice.

Assessment

100% internal assessment  including a workshop

Textbooks

No textbooks are required for this course

Computer and internet requirements

To complete this course you will need access to a laptop or desktop computer, reliable broadband internet connection and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content, and writing and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • choose the qualification you will study the course under
  • check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.

Work towards

You can do this course as part of these qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree

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  •  
    Level
    6
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    Cost
    $642 NZ Domestic
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
  •  
    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us