ECL761 - English Education A
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)|
(For students enrolled in course E760 only)
|Unit chair:||J O'Mara|
Literature studies sub-major or equivalent
ECL261, ECL461, ELE211, ELE404
1 x 3 hour weekly Seminar
This unit is part of the English Curriculum Studies major sequence that includes ECL761 and ECL762
The unit examines issues in the teaching of language/ English curriculum in the middle years of compulsory education, looking forward to the teaching of English at senior levels. There are four interrelated studies comprising development of oracy and literacy skills, English curricular models, teaching literature/cultural studies in both print and non-print forms and the analysis of language development theories. Attention will also be given to the study of the relationships between language and learning.
Individual written assignment 2000 words. 50%
Group Oral Presentation: the development of a Resource and How to Use it in the English Classroom. Approximately 30 minutes duration.
Doecke, B., and Parr, G., (Eds.) Writing = Learning, Wakefield, SA
Gannon, S., Howie, M., and Sawyer, W. (Eds.) (2009) Charged With Meaning: Re-viewing English, Phoenix, NSW.
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.