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Numeracy for 5 to 8 Year-Olds

Postgraduate | CUR-MTEC503 | 2024

Leverage an in-depth understanding of the Australian curriculum to devise a mathematics program suitable for children aged five to eight years. Divide your attention across an array of mathematic concepts, including geometry, measurement and algebra.

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Enrol by
18 Aug 2024
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks
Start dates
26 Aug 2024

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Numeracy for 5 to 8 Year-Olds

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. demonstrate knowledge of the mathematics curriculum and principles associated with effective teaching for 5 to 8 year-old children
    2. analyse and interpret mathematical data to make judgements on mathematical understanding
    3. effectively communicate with stakeholders regarding students' mathematical learning
    4. demonstrate the ability to plan appropriate mathematics content, assessment items, teaching strategies and resources for diverse learners

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • CUR-MTE-MAS-2024 - Master of Teaching (Early Childhood Education)


  • CUR-EDU-GCE-2024 - Graduate Certificate in Education

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements -

    Access to Microsoft Office or a unit approved alternative, Access to video creation and editing software

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Graduate Certificate in Education

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