EDF4042 - Professional experience 4B - 2018

0 points, SCA Band 1, 0.000 EFTSL

Undergraduate - Unit

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.



Unit guides



  • First semester 2018 (On-campus)




This unit monitors primary and secondary professional experience in the Bachelor of Education (Honours). Students complete the required number of days and the activities specified in the unit guide. Students' learning is supported by relevant academic staff in the Faculty of Education, and by teacher mentors in the education setting in which they are placed.


Upon successful completion of this unit students should be able to:

  1. complete the required number of days of professional experience and the activities specified in the professional experience guide
  2. attain Graduate proficiency in Standards 1 to 7 of the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers at the Graduate Teacher level
  3. document their professional learning through means such as a professional experience folder which records lesson planning, self-reflections and an evaluation on developing practice
  4. achieve a satisfactory level of progress in their development as teachers in line with the requirements outlined in the professional experience guide and the professional experience report.


Course 3750 and 4209: 20 days in secondary settingCourse D3001: 25 days in secondary setting


This unit is graded pass grade only (PGO).

Students enrolled in this unit must complete learning outcomes 1 to 4 in order to gain a pass grade only assessment. This means students must achieve a satisfactory report and complete documentation and evaluation of their learning as required, including maintaining detailed records of their planning and reflection on their practice during their professional experience.

Workload requirements

Students must either attend on-campus briefing sessions as required or take responsibility to view the online recorded version of professional experience briefing sessions for their course. Students must attend their professional experience days and meet the required number of days as outlined in the professional experience guide.

See also Unit timetable information

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study