Primary Languages A (EDUP4007)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit of study focuses on the teaching and learning of additional languages in the primary school context and will enable students to prepare to implement a languages program. Students will focus on the rationale behind "an early start" to learning additional languages. Through an examination of policy and syllabus documents, suitable teaching methods and pedagogy, students will focus on what is required for establishing and sustaining a primary languages program. Students will also develop language lesson planning skills, and become familiar with materials that are suitable for the primary languages classroom.
Further unit of study information
1x1-hr lecture/wk for 10 wks, 1x1-hr tutorial/wk for 10 wks
2000wd essay (50%) and 2000wd lesson plans (50%) and teaching episode (pass/fail)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
120 credit points
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.
If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.