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ECL761 - English Education A

Year2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in D303, E760, E763, E763T, E764 or E765

Unit chair:

Jo O'Mara

Prerequisite:

Literature studies sub-major or equivalent

 

D303 students must have passed 24 credit points of study at levels 1, 2 & 3 with a minimum WAM of 60%, otherwise Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 3 hour Seminar per week

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin

Content

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.

Assessment

Individual written assignment 2000 words, 50%

 

Group Oral Presentation: the development of a Resource and How to Use it in the English Classroom, duration approximately 30 minutes, 50%

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