Prof. Deborah A Chetcuti

Prof. Deborah A Chetcuti

Prof. Deborah A Chetcuti

  B.Ed.(Hons.),M.Ed.(McGill),Ph.D.(Nottingham)

Associate Professor

Room 225
Old Humanities Building (OH)
University of Malta
Msida
  +356 2340 3680
Before joining the University of Malta's Faculty of education, Prof. Deborah Chetcuti worked as a science teacher teaching integrated science and physics in a Girls' Secondary School. She also worked at MATSEC as Principal Subject Area Officer, Science.

She read for her undergraduate degree at the University of Malta obtaining a B.Ed. (Hons.). She then read for an M.Ed. (Curriculum & Instruction) at McGill University Canada. Following this she obtained her Ph.D. degree at the Nottingham Trent University, her thesis focusing on the Physics Secondary Education Certificate and assessment practice in general.

Prof. Chetcuti has participated in a number of national and international conferences. Her main research interest include assessment practices both at secondary and post-secondary level; pre-service teacher education; reflective practice; gender and science education; the use of drama and storytelling in the teaching and learning of science.
  • Initial Teacher Education
  • Science Education
  • Assessment
__Publications
  • EDS5608 - Career Guidance Practice
  • LLI5001 - Field Placement 1
  • LLI5002 - Field Placement 2
  • LLI5009 - Subject-based Pedagogy and Methodology
  • MSS5001 - Planning for Teaching and Learning in Science
  • MSS5003 - Learning Theories in the Sciences
  • MSS5006 - Assessment for Student Learning in the Sciences: Formative and Summative Assessment
__Other

https://www.um.edu.mt/_templates/staffprofilesnopic/