ALL721 - Writing for Children


2022 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125




Incompatible with:

ALL725, ALL726

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning including 2 x 2-hour scheduled online workshops


This unit is designed for students interested in reading and writing narratives for teenage readers. Students will select a genre in which to write a piece of creative fiction such as fantasy, the school story or romance. They will frame their understanding of contemporary genre conventions by analysing a selection of children’s and young adult fiction and utilising this context in the production of their own creative output.

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