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120007 VK MEd 02: VK Practicum Course (2021S)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik
Continuous assessment of course work
REMOTE
Th 27.05. 11:30-14:45 Digital

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Details

max. 25 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

ONLINE ONLY
According to current regulations, all sessions are planned to be online.
The first session will be shorter: 11.3. 11.30 - 12.45. To clarify all practical questions right at the beginning, we will also meet on the 18th of March at 11.30 - 12.45.
There will be an additional session (in April/May) for individual coaching in small groups arranged individually.

If the situation should change towards the second half of the semester, some session will be organized onsite.

Thursday 11.03. 11:30 - 14:45 Digital
Hörsaal 21 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 8
Thursday 18.03. 11:30 - 12:45 Digital
Thursday 25.03. 11:30 - 14:45 Digital
Hörsaal 21 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 8
Thursday 15.04. 11:30 - 14:45 Digital
Thursday 29.04. 11:30 - 14:45 Digital
Thursday 17.06. 11:30 - 14:45 Digital
Hörsaal 21 Hauptgebäude, Hochparterre, Stiege 8
Thursday 24.06. 11:30 - 14:45 Digital

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The aim of this course is to assist and support student teachers during their practicum phase with regard to observation techniques, planning tasks, classroom management issues and the evaluation of their observations and teaching experiences. In addition students are introduced to the concept of action research.

Core Content:

applying theoretical concepts in practice;

subject-specific observation techniques;

planning EFL language teaching activities and lessons and sequences of lessons

professional reflection procedures (individual and collaborative)

principles and procedures of action research

Method:

interactive class with student participation in small-group and all-class discussions of topics related to participants' observations, teaching experience and students' action research projects

The main instrument for observation, reflection and discussion is the EPOSTL - European Portfolio for Student Teachers of Languages - please bring your personal copy along for all sessions

Assessment and permitted materials

Attendance of all blocks is mandatory
Active participation in class and on-line + assignments, presentation of teaching inquiry Project (AR) ;

30-minute debriefing session at an individually arranged date towards the end of the semester; hand-in of Action Research project report;

Upload of complete Practicum Documentation Pack on Moodle

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Requirements ("zwingend vorgeschriebene Leistungen"): You are expected to
1. hand in all written assignments,
2. summarize your reflections on your practicum + present a vignette in the debriefing session;
3. present your Practicum Documentation Pack
4. hand-in your Action Research project report

Active, relevant participation + assignments, 15%
Brief AR project presentation, 15%
30-minute debriefing session at an individually
arranged date towards the end of the semester, 20%
AR written project report, 50%

Examination topics

Continuous assessment; details will be given in class and on moodle.

Reading list

Texts for reading can be found on Moodle/will be provided in class.

+Handouts (on paper and on moodle).

Association in the course directory

MEd 046 / 507
Modul 2
LI: 12-4820

Last modified: We 21.04.2021 11:26