On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to:
- Evaluate the potential of ICTs for expanding learning opportunities and promoting purposeful engagement with geographical concepts and inquiry processes.
- Review practices used to develop and support the safe, responsible and ethical use of digital information, tools and resources,
- Critically evaluate professional learning and engagement to improve practice in Geographical education.
- Synthesise understandings of the knowledge, practice and dispositions of a Geography educator.
Successful completion of the unit Geography provides opportunities for students to demonstrate the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers focus areas of 2.1, 2.2, 2.6, 3.4, 3.6, 4.1, 4.5, 6.1, 6.3 and 6.4.
Assessment tasks for this unit may be included in a portfolio and used as evidence of demonstrating the standards at Graduate career stage with artefacts specifically related to teaching and learning in Geography. Unit assessment also provides evidence of competence in meeting the ICT elaborations of these standards.