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OED3100 Introduction to Teaching Outdoor Education
Credit Points: 15
An introduction to contemporary issues, knowledge and skills required to teach Outdoor Education in secondary schools. Emphasis will be placed on the nature of Outdoor Education in schools and its role in the broader delivery of outcomes from the Health and Physical Education (HPE) Learning Area. Students will pay specific attention to best practice models of teaching and learning in Outdoor Education, and utilise these to select, plan for, teach and assess outcomes in outdoor education settings.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MIAAEVOutdoor Education Minor
MIAADHPhysical Education Minor
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012