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Area/Catalogue
EDUC 5110

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
100949

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Education

Course aim

To develop a deep understanding of issues concerning social-cultural features of TESOL practices and resources and to connect it with language assessment in a TESOL setting.

Course content

Students will develop a critical understanding of issues concerning the language classroom as a micro-social
context and English appropriations and apply it to critiquing teaching approaches and methods in TESOL and
related issues identified in a specific TESOL setting. The students will also apply theories of language teaching
and assessment (including major language assessment concepts) to the design and justification of language
assessment activities for a specific TESOL setting.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Workshop 2 hours x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
External (Online Workshop) 2 hours x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Essay 2250 words 50% N/A
Design Report 2250 words 50% N/A
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Essay 2250 words 50% N/A
Design Report 2250 words 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1A)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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