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    Students explore, challenge and integrate knowledge, skills and attitudes relevant to the independent practice of teaching for an extended period in a classroom setting.

    About this paper

    Paper title Te Puāwaitanga 2
    Subject Education
    EFTS 0.15
    Points 18 points
    Teaching period(s) Semester 2 (On campus)
    Semester 2 (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $937.50
    International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.
    EDPR 331 or EDPR 351
    Limited to
    Primary Education and Te Pōkai Mātauranga o Te Ao Rua (Primary Bicultural Education) students only.

    Teaching staff

    Paper Co-ordinator: In Dunedin Angela Miller

    In Invercargill Allison McKenzie

    Paper Structure
    • Inclusive classrooms
    • Assessment for learning
    • Facilitating learning
    • Positive learning strategies
    • Reflective practice
    • Moral and ethical consequences of school policy and classroom practice
    A recommended reading list is included in the course outline.
    Graduate Attributes Emphasised
    Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
    View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
    Learning Outcomes

    Students who successfully complete the paper will be able to:

    • Achieve in a supported environment the professional, ethical, legal, and practical requirements of teachers.
    • Design, implement, evaluate, and critically reflect on a sustained programme that addresses all ākonga.
    • Demonstrate effective and appropriate integration and implementation of te reo me ngā tikanga Māori within a classroom programme.
    • Critically reflect on roles and responsibilities with regard to partnerships with whānau/parents/caregivers and support personnel.
    • Articulate personal theories, beliefs, and thinking that guided their practice.


    Semester 2

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
    Learning management system


    Stream Days Times Weeks
    A1 Wednesday 09:00-09:50 29-33, 40-41


    Stream Days Times Weeks
    Attend one stream from
    A1 Thursday 10:00-11:50 29-33, 40-41
    A2 Thursday 13:00-14:50 29-33, 40-41
    A3 Wednesday 10:00-11:50 29-33, 40-41

    Semester 2

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
    Learning management system
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