ECE762 - Language and Literacy

Year:

2020 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online), CBD*

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Must be enrolled in E760, E761 or E764

Incompatible with:

Nil

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 - campus

Burwood: 1 x 3-hour seminar per week over 3 weeks

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning activities including 3 x 3-hour scheduled Collaborate sessions and weekly engagement with materials and responses in discussion forums

Note:

*CBD refers to Institute of Koorie Education; Community Based Delivery

Content

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.

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