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(For students enrolled in course E760 only)
|Unit chair:||J O'Mara|
3 hours per week or equivalent
The unit focuses primarily on the teaching of English in the post-compulsory years, with particular, but not exclusive, reference to senior English and Literature. It consolidates work completed in curriculum studies in ECL761, particularly in relation to oracy, the teaching of texts and the development of response in the senior years, the presentation of issues and argument and the further development of writing. Models of assessment and reporting at this level will be examined, and major external influences and issues affecting the English curriculum, past and present, will be reviewed.
Task 1 60% A study of your teaching of writing and of students' work, which brings together your reading and conceptual understandings around the teaching of writing, curriculum policy and guidelines in Victorian schools, your classroom teaching and your analysis of and response to students' writing in English or other subject areas.
Task 2 40% A 20 minute digital presentation 1000 word reflection. A presentation on an investigative task, comprising a digital presentation and reflective discussion.
Doecke, B & Parr, B 2005, Writing = Learning, AATE/Wakefield Press, Adelaide.
English Education B, Reader 2005, Deakin University Press, Geelong.
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Student Contribution Rate***||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2010
** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2009
*** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2008
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.