Major or minor study in English Literature



Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, the student will be able to:

Unit Description

Students undertaking this unit have completed a minor or major study in English and English Literature. The material in this unit is designed to assist the students apply this content knowledge to improving the English for Yr. 7-10 students. This will require knowledge of the particular content that is mandated through the Victorian Curriculum documents as well as what Shulman called pedagogical content knowledge – the art of making the content understandable and relevant for youth. This unit will introduce the strategies used by experienced teachers to engage manage and assess their English classes. The unit will also introduce various perspectives of teaching English focusing on a Christian perspective of language and language acquisition.

Teaching Strategies

Unit offerings

Face to face: Semester 1, 2020

Please note

The Unit Offerings listed above are a guide only and the timetable for any year is the final authority. The College may vary offerings based on demand or other conditions.

This unit may be available in different modes of delivery i.e. online and face-to-face as listed above. The unit content will not differ between these modes of delivery. There will possibly be a difference in the schedule and/or the prescribed assessment tasks, however both will cover and assess the same content.