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Home Economics Education Major  

This major prepares students to take on the challenges of teaching home economics in a range of subject areas across Years 7 to 12. Students will receive specialised instruction in both the theory and practical components of units related to hospitality and food science, family and community studies and textiles. Professional workplace experience is provided by extended periods of school placement, where students have the opportunity to teach classes under the guidance of an experienced mentor.

This unit set is available on Joondalup Campus.
This unit set is available in the following mode of delivery - On-campus.
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Students must complete 10 Major Content Study units and 2 Curriculum Major units.
Major Content Study Units
CHN1101 Ecology of Children and Families 1 15
NUT1121 Human Nutrition 15
CSC1175 Textiles and Clothing 1 15
NUT1111 Food and Nutrients 15
VIS2512 Textiles 15
HOS2105 Introduction to Commercial Food Service Management: Theory 15
HOS2106 Introduction to Commercial Food Service Management: Practice 15
CSC3275 Textiles and Clothing 2 15
NUT2210 Nutrition in the Life Cycle 15
CUR4210 Curriculum Enrichment for the Major Secondary Specialisation 15
Curriculum Major Units
HEE2312 Home Economics Curriculum 1 15
HEE2313 Home Economics Curriculum 2 15
NOTE: Students should strictly adhere to the Course Plan for Home Economics Education to ensure that they complete their units in the correct semester of study.

Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012