Secondary Curriculum, Pedagogy and Assessment 1

EDU734

In this online course ākonga are introduced to curriculum and assessment language and approaches in Aotearoa focusing on New Zealand Curriculum Levels 5-8 and NCEA. They explore common elements of the New Zealand Curriculum (the front end) and the synergies and differences between curriculum areas.

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    Level
    7
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    Credits
    15
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    Cost
    $750 NZ Domestic
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    EFTS
    0.125
  • Delivery type
    Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
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    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying

Ākonga examine the documents in depth in relation to their own subject specialisation/s. They also engage with a  range of strategies to enhance engagement and achievement in a secondary context.

Learners who successfully complete this course will be able to:

  • Analyse the intent of the New Zealand Curriculum and the National Certificate of Educational Achievement and critically evaluate how these are being enacted in schools within specialist areas.
  • Apply a range of assessment principles, theories and models in specific curriculum areas
  • Apply specific strategies that enhance the engagement and achievement of Māori and Pacific tamariki/rangatahi

Assessment

This course is 100% internally assessed.

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:

Graduate Diploma

Course availability over the next 12 months

2024
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  •  
    Level
    7
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    Cost
    $750 NZ Domestic
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Delivery type
    Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
  •  
    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying