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Education (Secondary: Mathematics) and Science

About the practical experience

School observation and practice teaching are major, integral components of the professional experiences in all education and teaching programs at the Sydney School of Education and Social Work.

Practicums and internships – which are offered in partnership with participating schools – are designed to augment University coursework and provide student teachers with opportunities to develop their teaching skills and professional understanding.

Requirements for completion

Students will complete 20-day block of professional experience in Year 3; 25-day block in Year 4; and a 35-day internship in Year 5.

Contact and further information

Sydney School of Education and Social Work
Students may visit the Office of Professional Engagement and Program Support:
Level 3, Room 307, Education Building A35. The office is open Monday to Thursday 11am–3pm and Friday 11am–1pm