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Teaching English 1 - EDSE3044

This unit of study is the first of three curriculum methodology units designed to equip you to teach secondary English and develop your professional identity as a high school English teacher. This unit will introduce you to the theories and principles of teaching and learning in subject English, raise your awareness of the debates and issues relevant to teaching English, and develop your understanding of the New South Wales English K-10 Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum.

1x3-hr seminar/wk for 8 wks, 1x1-hr lecture/wk for 8 wks, 1x4-hr school visit for 1 wk

tutorial contribution (10%), 2000wd research tasks (30%), and 4000wd professional development portfolio (60%)


72 credit points, including 12 Senior credit points from (Australian Literature, or English)


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1b

08 Apr 2019

Department/School: Education
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 03 May 2019
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Jen Scott Curwood
HECS Band: 1
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