Graduate School of Education

Professional practice

 

Further Information

  • Placement checklist
  • Timetables

Contacts

Master of Teaching (Early childhood and Primary)
  • Contact: Ellis Sinclair
  • Phone: (+61 8) 6488 2267
  • Fax: (+61 8) 6488 1052
Grad Dip Ed/ Master of Teaching (Secondary)
  • Contact: Jodie Basham
  • Phone: (+61 8) 6488 3640
  • Fax: (+61 8) 6488 1052
Grad Dip Ed (School Psychology)
  • Contact: Edwina Eassie
  • Phone: (+61 8) 6488 8736
  • Fax: (+61 8) 6488 1052

School holidays

The Department of Education has prepared a list of school holiday dates.

There is a lot of essential information you should review prior to undertaking your professional practice placement.

2017 professional practice dates

Each course has different professional practice dates:

  1. Graduate Diploma In Education
  2. Master of Teaching (Early Childhood and Primary)
  3. Master of Teaching (Secondary)

Graduate Diploma in Education

A checklist has also been prepared for you to get ready for your professional practice placement. Please read this prior to undertaking your placement.

Semester 1

  • 5 distributed days:
    • 10 May 2017
    • 17 May 2017
    • 22-24 May 2017
  • 5 week block: 29 May 2017 - 30 June 2017
  • 6 weeks in total. 

Semester 2

  • 6 week block 14 August 2017 - 22 September 2017.

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Master of Teaching (Early Childhood and Primary)

A checklist has also been prepared for you to get ready for your professional practice placement. Please read this prior to undertaking your placement.

First year

Orientation Professional Practice

Semester 1 - three distributed days and a two week block:

  • Three distributed days:
    • 4 May 2017
    • 11 May 2017
    • 18 May 2017
  • Three week block - 29 May 2017 to 16 June 2017

Exploration Professional Practice

Semester 2 - two distributed days and a three week block:

  • Distributed days:
    • 3 August 2017
    • 10 August 2017
  • Three week block – 14 August 2017 to 1 September 2017

Second year

Immersion Professional Practice

Semester 1 – five distributed days and a six week block
  • Five distributed days:
    • 27 April 2017
    • 4 May 2017
    • 11 May 2017
    • 18 May 2017
    • 19 May 2017
  • 6 week block – 22 May 2017 to 30 July 2017

Semester 2 - Intervention for Learning (EDUC5509)

  • 21 August 2017 to 1 September 2017

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Master of Teaching (Secondary)

A checklist has also been prepared for you to get ready for your professional practice placement. Please read this prior to undertaking your placement.

First year

Seven weeks spread across the year.

Prac A Part 1- five distributed days and a three week block:

  • Five distributed days:
    • 10 May 2017
    • 17 May 2017
    • 22-24 May 2017
  • Three week block - 29 May 2017 to 16 June 2017

Prac A Part 2 - three week block:

  • Three week block – 14 August 2017 to 1 September 2017

Second year

 

Semester 1 - five distributed days and a six week block:

  • Five distributed days:
    • 26 April 2017
    • 3 May 2017
    • 10 May 2017
    • 17 May 2017
    • 18 May 2017
  • 6 week block – 22 May 2017 to 30 June 2017

Semester 2 - Intervention for Learning (EDUC5509)

  • 21 August 2017 to 1 September 2017