Integrating Ecology Across the Curriculum (MACS)
This course will help you to gain confidence in incorporating ecology as a theme in your teaching and leadership. We will explore the Victorian Curriculum Cross Curriculum Priority of Learning about Sustainability, Education for Sustainability in the Archdiocese of Melbourne, Religious Education, Horizons of Hope and Pope Francis’ Encyclical Laudato Si’: On Care for our Common Home.
You will learn more about ‘education for sustainability’ and ‘ecological conversion’ and what this means as an educator along with how to integrate this concept across all learning areas. You will be provided with case studies from schools and planning time to develop a unit of work.
Assessment & Accreditation Criteria
This course is designed to be fully online. This course has been approved by Melbourne Archdiocese Catholic Schools (MACS) as a Professional Development Program for the purpose of Accreditation to Teach in a Catholic School in Victoria.
Category/Hours: Faith Development= 2 hours, Aims & Objectives of the Catholic School=2 hours, Catholic Identity, Culture and Tradition=2 hours
Approval Code: REC-012736