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Unit of Study EDU30004 - English Education: Issues (2020)

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Unit Snapshot

  • Unit typeo

    UG Coursework Unit

  • Credit points

    12

  • AQF level

    7

  • Level of learning

    Advanced

  • Former School/College


Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 Design a literacy unit of work that includes specifics about: English skills and knowledge to be taught; the assessment of literacy learning; and differentiated teaching and learning to meet the needs of diverse students.
2 Develop an English teaching plan to facilitate the teaching and learning of literacy.
3 Deconstruct the English syllabus/curriculum learning outcomes to identify specific skills and knowledge for teaching of literacy.
4 Develop English assessment tasks and criteria for determining student learning.
5 Review and critique the potential efficacy of the unit of work.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. Design a literacy unit of work that includes specifics about: English skills and knowledge to be taught; the assessment of literacy learning; and differentiated teaching and learning to meet the needs of diverse students.
    • GA4:
    • GA7:
  2. Develop an English teaching plan to facilitate the teaching and learning of literacy.
    • GA4:
    • GA7:
  3. Deconstruct the English syllabus/curriculum learning outcomes to identify specific skills and knowledge for teaching of literacy.
    • GA4:
    • GA7:
  4. Develop English assessment tasks and criteria for determining student learning.
    • GA4:
    • GA7:
  5. Review and critique the potential efficacy of the unit of work.
    • GA4:
    • GA7:

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • No prescribed texts.

Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.