Course code PPFY300

PPFY300 Education in Science and Natural Resource Management

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Showing course contents for the educational year starting in 2020 .

Course responsible: Aksel Hugo
Teachers: Kristian Bergersen, Martine Charlotte Liland, Edvin Østergaard, Solveig Strangstadstuen, Astrid Tonette Sinnes, Birgitte Bjønness, Nina Elisabeth Arnesen, Martine Charlotte Liland, Erling Krogh, Sigrid Marie Gjøtterud
ECTS credits: 30
Faculty: Faculty of Science and Technology
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Limits of class size:
Teaching exam periods:
The course starts in the August block,  goes through Autumn parallel, January block, Spring parallel and into the June block.
Course frequency: Annually
First time: 2006H
Preferential right:
Course contents:
Planning, implementing and assessing teaching and learning based in laws and regulations, educational principles and theories. Teaching and learning is based in phenomena, inquiery, activity, and experience. Formal and informal evaluation of competence, general skills. Concept learning and represetational forms are central. Generalizing vocational knowledge and vocationally oriented general knowledge. Inductive and experiental learning.
Learning outcome:
Learning activities:
The course is based on experiences and group work, with reflections on practice and theory.
Teaching support:
The student will be supervised during the compulsory activities and take part in various learning groups.
A litterature list can be found in Canvas.
The course is for student teachers with competencies in at least one subject from each of the two groups: 1. Sciences, Mathematics, Biology, Data Science, Physics, Geology and/or Chemistry. 2. Subjects in the Programme of Agriculture, Fishery and Forestry.
Recommended prerequisites:
Mandatory activity:

There are four compulsory activities:

Two assignments in subject didacticsDocumented dialogue with one studentSafety course

Detailed information on the organisation of the mandatory activities appears in Canvas.

All required activities must be approved in order to take the exam.


Oral examination.

Examination grade: A-F.

Nominal workload:
Rated workload is 30 hours per credit.The work is based on participation in gatherings, practice and work with compulsory activities between gatherings.
Entrance requirements:
Science/mathematics and natural resource management (naturbruk).
Reduction of credits:
Type of course:
The course consists of 6 gatherings.
The external examiner approves the examination scheme and assesses the oral examination.
Examination details: Oral exam: A - E / F