Language and Literacy Learning in the Classroom - EDST2046

Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

School: School of Education

Course Outline: School of Education

Campus: Sydney

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 3

Enrolment Requirements:

Prerequisite: 24 units of credit at Level 1

Excluded: ARTS2691, LING2700, GENT1522

CSS Contribution Charge: 1* (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

Available for General Education: Yes (more info)

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Subject Area: Education

This course introduces students to key concepts, issues, and debates in language and literacy education, with particular reference to the language and literacy demands of the secondary curriculum, language-based pedagogy, and adolescent literacy. It draws on current research to identify likely areas of difficulty in language and literacy learning and discusses effective teaching strategies for learners, including English as an additional language/dialect learners.

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