IMED5811 Professional Portfolio

Credit
6 points
Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Semester 2OnlineOnline
Content
In this unit, students develop a professional teaching portfolio that details disciplinary and pedagogical activities, achievements and goals. This requires students to articulate their personal philosophy of teaching and to review, organise and document in a concise and cohesive manner portfolio content that illustrates activities and actions undertaken.
Outcomes
Students are able to (1) analyse and discuss statements of teaching philosophy; (2) develop a personal statement of teaching philosophy; (3) prepare an up to date curriculum vitae; (4) discuss areas of professional and personal development; and (5) discuss short, medium and long-term disciplinary and pedagogical goals.
Assessment
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) analysis of teaching philosophies; (2) develop a personal statement of teaching philosophy; and (3) professional teaching portfolio. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s)
Dr Sue Miller
Unit rules
Co-requisites:
IMED5801 Principles of Teaching and Learning
Contact hours
This class is conducted entirely online
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  • Books and other material wherever listed may be subject to change. Book lists relating to 'Preliminary reading', 'Recommended reading' and 'Textbooks' are, in most cases, available at the University Co-operative Bookshop (from early January) and appropriate administrative offices for students to consult. Where texts are listed in the unit description above, an asterisk (*) indicates that the book is available in paperback.