Rebecca Mola

Senior Lecturer
Master of Education (Religious Education)

Phone: 9433 0150

  • Biography

    Rebecca is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Education, coordinating Science in Early Childhood, Primary Science and Environmental Science, Design & Technology.  She also teaches Religious Education in the Primary School and general pedagogy courses.  Rebecca, in her capacity as a Primary School teacher, has approximately 22 years primary teaching experience, with 12 of those being in the role of Assistant Principal as well as some Acting Principal experience.  Rebecca has taught and lead in Catholic primary schools where her main role was to coordinate curriculum across the school, with an emphasis on Literacy and Religious Education.  She also lead and supported staff in their enrichment of curriculum development.  Rebecca has fulfilled the role as HOPP (Head of Professional Practice) whereby she lead, supervised and mentored Pre-service teachers while on practicum.  Rebecca is currently completing Doctoral studies in the area of nature play pedagogy.

  • Teaching areas

    Early Years Science and Primary Science
    Environmental Science, Design & Technology
    Religious Education
    General Pedagogy

  • Research expertise and supervision

    Rebecca has been involved in a group research for Religious Education.  She is currently being supervised for Doctoral studies under the guidance of Dr Derek Hurrell and Lorraine Day.

  • Journal articles and proceedings

    • Law-Davis, S., Robinson, C., Fic, J. & Mola, R. (2019).  Godly Play: Pre-service teachers’ perspectives on teaching scripture in primary Religious Education. E-Journal of Catholic Education in Australasia.