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|Award granted||Graduate Certificate of Children's Literature|
|Campus||This course is only offered in Cloud (online) mode|
|Length||1 year part time|
|Next available intake|
March (Trimester 1)
|Indicative annual fee 2014||$14,880/0.5 EFTSL-$7440* - Full-fee paying place|
Arts and Education Postgraduate Student Services and Enrolment Enquiries
Tel 03 9244 6007
or 03 9251 7071
Virginia Murray, +61 3 924 43964, firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact the Course Director for matters relating specifically to the academic content of this course - all enrolment related queries must go to the Student Services Office.
|Deakin course code||A562|
Equivalent Full Time Student Load (EFTSL)
EFTSL is the standard annual full time load. Eight credit points is the standard full time load for one year of study. If you are studying a graduate certificate of 4 credit points, your total course EFTSL is 0.5.
This is a fee-paying course. Domestic students may be eligible for FEE-HELP assistance in paying these tuition fees. For more information about FEE-HELP go to http://www.deakin.edu.au/future-students/fees/.
|ALL702||Criticism of Literature for Children: A Variety of Approaches|
|ALL743||Narrative Theory and Children's Literature|
|ALL701||Retelling Myths and Tales: Classic to Contemporary *|
|ALL721||Driven to Write|
|ALL708||The Picture Book: Reading and Writing|
|ALL722||Texts for Young Adults|
* ALL701 was previously titled: Origins in Children's Literature
To be eligible for entry into the Graduate Certificate of Children's Literature applicants require:
The University aims to provide students with as much credit as possible for approved prior study or informal learning which exceeds the normal entrance requirements for the course and is within the constraints of the course regulations. Students are required to complete a minimum of one-third of the course at Deakin University, or four credit points, whichever is the greater. In the case of certificates, including graduate certificates, a minimum of two credit points within the course must be completed at Deakin.
You can also refer to the Credit for Prior Learning System which outlines the credit that may be granted towards a Deakin University degree.
Applications for credit transfer will be considered depending on the student's prior qualifications and professional experience.
The Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma of Children’s Literature and the Masters in Writing and Literature comprise a suite of fully articulated courses. Successful completion of the Graduate Certificate of Children’s Literature will lead to entry into either the Graduate Diploma of Children’s Literature or the Master Arts (Writing and Literature) with up to 4 credit points for credit transfer. Successful completion of the Graduate Diploma of Children’s Literature or equivalent will lead to entry into the Master of Arts (Writing and Literature) with up to 8 credit points for credit transfer.
Applications must be made directly to the University through the Applicant Portal. Details of available courses and application closing dates can be found on the Apply webpage. Please note that closing dates may vary for individual courses.
Your course may require further information in support of your application. Please refer to the faculty information website for further details.