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TESOL Curriculum 2 - EDMT5672

Secondary students learning English as an additional language must develop competency in academic English in a range of subject areas a very short time if they are to succeed. This unit explores the ways students develop writing and the different writing demands in Science, HSIE, English and other subjects. It also develops participants' understanding of the academic language demands of different curriculum areas, such as nominalisation, technical language and modality. These are integrated into a focus on assessment and planning programs and units of work.

5-hrs/wk for 4 wks, 4-hrs/wk for 4 wks

lesson plans for teaching language (20%), take home tasks for language analysis (40%) and set of resources for teaching writing and language across the curriculum (40%)


24 credit points including EDMT5622 and EDMT5676


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Education
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
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Unit of Study coordinator: Assoc Prof Ken Cruickshank
HECS Band: 1
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