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EPS2007 Children's Literature and Language

Short Description: Children's Literature&Language
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Education
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 070199 - Teacher Education not elsewher
Grading basis : Graded


Pre-requisite: EDX1000 or EHE1100 or EHF1100 or EDX1170 or EDX1270


This course will explore the Australian Curriculum: English strands of Language, Literature and Literacy. The course will examine how literature can be used to enrich the educational experience of learners. Students will explore how cultural and social backgrounds and prior literacy experiences can influence learning. Strategies for introducing learners to many literary genres and formats will be investigated. Opportunities to identify literary devices, language and image resources used in literature to represent meaning will be provided.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2021 Online
Date printed 11 February 2022