Bachelor of Educational Studies (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education) (exit only) (1861)

  • Approved Abbreviation: BEdSt(ATSIEd)
  • Western Sydney University Program Code: 1861
  • AQF Level: 7

The Bachelor of Educational Studies (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education) is an exit point on completion of 240 credit points of study from the 1717 Bachelor of Education (Primary) Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education) subjects as indicated in the program sequence. This program provides an exit point for students who do not meet the National Literacy and Numeracy TEST requirement.

Study Mode

Three years full-time.

Program Advice

Maree Skillen

Prospective students should visit the following websites for general enquiries about this program.

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Location

Campus Attendance Mode Advice
Bankstown Campus Full Time Internal See above
Bankstown City Campus (from 2023) Full Time Internal See above

Recommended Sequence 2020-2022

Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of 240 credit points including the subjects listed in the recommended sequence below.

Full-time start-year intake

Plan of Study Grid
Year 1
Autumn sessionCredit Points
TEAC 1008 Curriculum and Aboriginal Perspectives 10
TEAC 1020 Language and Literacy 1 10
TEAC 1022 Literacy Skills for Teacher Education 10
TEAC 1028 Numeracy for Teaching 10
 Credit Points40
Spring session
TEAC 2020 Educational Psychology for Teaching Children 10
TEAC 2031 History, Geography, Civics and Citizenship 10
TEAC 1017 Identity and Voice in Multimodal Texts 10
TEAC 1029 Professional Experience 1: Introduction to Classrooms 10
Students may exit with a Diploma in Educational Studies (Primary) – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education at this point. 1  
 Credit Points40
Year 2
Autumn session
TEAC 2011 Contemporary Issues in Aboriginal Education 10
TEAC 2014 Cultural Diversity, Society and Learning 10
TEAC 1010 Early Primary Mathematics 10
TEAC 2058 Wellbeing and Promoting Positive Learning Environments 10
 Credit Points40
Spring session
TEAC 2030 Health and Physical Education 10
TEAC 2032 Inclusive Education Practices 10
TEAC 2049 Professional Experience 2: School-based Learning 10
TEAC 2052 Science and Technology 10
 Credit Points40
Year 3
Autumn session
TEAC 2013 Creative Arts 10
TEAC 2060 Developing Aboriginal Languages K-6 10
TEAC 4002 Developing Primary Mathematics 10
TEAC 3014 Language and Literacy 2 10
 Credit Points40
Spring session
TEAC 3036 Data and Assessment in the Primary classroom 10
TEAC 2033 Indigenous Landscapes and Sustainability 10
TEAC 3040 Professional Experience 3 10
TEAC 3032 Understanding and Teaching in Context 10
 Credit Points40
 Total Credit Points240
1

1718 - Diploma in Educational Studies (Primary) Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education

Recommended Sequence 2023

Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of 240 credit points including the subjects listed in the recommended sequence below.

Full-time start-year intake

Plan of Study Grid
Year 1
Autumn sessionCredit Points
TEAC 1008 Curriculum and Aboriginal Perspectives 10
TEAC 1031 Sociology for Educators 10
TEAC 1038 Literacy and Numeracy for Educators 10
TEAC 1037 Exploring Patterns and Relationships in Mathematics 10
 Credit Points40
Spring session
TEAC 1017 Identity and Voice in Multimodal Texts 10
TEAC 2011 Contemporary Issues in Aboriginal Education 10
TEAC 1011 Educational Psychology 10
TEAC 2062 Teachers as Change Makers 10
Students may exit with a Diploma in Educational Studies (Primary) – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education at this point. 1  
 Credit Points40
Year 2
Autumn session
TEAC 2043 Numeracy and Mathematics in the Early Years 10
TEAC 3016 Language and Literacy in the Early Years 10
TEAC 2004 Being a Teacher 10
TEAC 2048 Professional Experience 1: Working in Classrooms 10
 Credit Points40
Spring session
TEAC 2033 Indigenous Landscapes and Sustainability 10
TEAC 2053 Science and Technology in the Primary Years 10
TEAC 2063 History, Geography, Civics and Citizenship in the Primary Years 10
Select one elective 10
 Credit Points40
Year 3
Autumn session
TEAC 3019 Numeracy and Mathematics in Years 3-6 10
TEAC 3015 Language and Literacy in Years 3-6 10
TEAC 3046 Engaging Pedagogies 10
TEAC 3020 Professional Experience 2: Working with Assessment Data for Instruction 10
 Credit Points40
Spring session
TEAC 3004 Creative Arts Education 10
TEAC 3010 Health and Physical Education in the Primary Years 10
Select two electives 20
 Credit Points40
 Total Credit Points240
1

1718 - Diploma in Educational Studies (Primary) Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education