This course examines developing professional practice of student teachers in Secondary Education. It focuses on work in secondary schools, and concerns issues such as the place, value and problems of the area within the curriculum; the instructional practices and evaluation of lessons, programmes and syllabuses to create opportunities to learn; new developments in teaching of subject area; the use of information and communications technology in teaching and learning; methods of assessment; teacher collaborative practices; production of resources and evaluation of textbooks and other materials; how subject fits within the whole school curriculum as well as its wider significance to culture and society.