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Area/Catalogue
EDUC 2074

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
167321

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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 deepen and expand on knowledge of classic and contemporary literature and of digital media in the context of current curriculum frameworks. To deepen and expand on knowledge of classic and contemporary literature and of digital media in the context of current curriculum frameworks.

Course content

In this course students will analyse examples of classic and contemporary print literature (picture books, novel, short stories, poetry, graphic narrative) and digital media (interactive website, blog, film, animation) in order to develop a vocabulary by which to discuss literature in social and cultural contexts. Students will learn about the way that children and young people consume and produce print literature and digital media in school and out of school in diverse contexts and with a range of established and emerging technologies.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
External (Online activities) 2 hours x 12 weeks
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Workshop 2 hours x 12 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
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Essay 2250 words 50% n/a
Report 2250 words 50% n/a
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Essay 2250 words 50% n/a
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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