ECE762 - Language and Literacy
|Year||2016 unit information|
Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
|Unit chair:||L Paatsch|
Must be enrolled in course E760
This unit is delivered via blended mode on both campuses: Burwood (Melbourne) and Waurn Ponds (Geelong).
1 x 3 hour Seminar per week, weekly learning experiences via Cloud Deakin and field days to early childhood environments.
Topics covered in this unit include how infants, toddlers and young children develop language and literacy skills; the influence of family and community contexts on children’s acquisition of language; pedagogical strategies for addressing and promoting children’s literacy; programming for language and literacy activities; identifying and utilising appropriate resources to further language and literacy development with children birth to five years in early childhood settings.
Task 1 10% Short answer or multiple choice quiz on key concepts
Task 2 60% Portfolio of inquiry based tasks
Task 3 30% Small group oral presentation based on research on a negotiated issue
Unit Fee Information
All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students
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2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students
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