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ALL702 - Criticism of Literature for Children: A Variety of Approaches

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:ALL602
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:C Bradford




Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus mode: 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin


This unit considers a number of theoretical approaches to the study of text and places the study of children's literature within this context. Alongside the theoretical texts which they are asked to read, students will analyse a range of children's books of various genres and periods, so integrating theory with practice.


Exercises 25%, essay 1500 words 35%, essay 2500 words 40%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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