Postgraduate Module Descriptor
EDUM048: Secondary Physics Subject Knowledge and Pedagogy
This module descriptor refers to the 2021/2 academic year.
|Term(s) and duration|
This module will run during term 1 (12 weeks), term 2 (12 weeks) and term 3 (12 weeks)
Dr Lindsay Hetherington (Convenor)
EDUM036 Education & Professional Studies
EDUM052 Professional Learning
|Available via distance learning|
Whilst taking this module you will examine a range of approaches to the teaching of Physics across Key Stages 3 – 5 as well as the theory that underpins this practice. You will also learn about teaching and learning secondary science more generally, and about approaches used to teach all areas of science at key stage 3. To take this module, you will normally need to possess an upper second class or first class Honours degree in Physics or in a related subject which has a strong physics element, and an A-level in physics. Ideally you will also possess an A level in at least one other science subject.
This module will be taken alongside EDUM036 & EDUM052