AUSTRALIAN CONTEMPORARY CHILDREN'S LITERATURE

EDU2ACL

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, students analyse recent trends in, and critical perspectives on, contemporary Australian children's and young adult (YA) literature including print and non-print texts. Elements of the literature that define a national and cultural identity are critically analysed.

FacultyFaculty of Education

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorSarah Mayor Cox

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites (EDU1GCL or EDU2GCL) and (EDU1HCL or EDU2HCL)

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsN/APrescribedReading list provided by Subject CoordinatorN/A

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Bendigo, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSarah Mayor Cox

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Industry Webfolio (Action Plan and Webfolio)(equiv. to 1,500 words)40
Reflection on Learning Essay (equiv. to 750-900 words)20
Reviews of 2 texts (equiv. to 500 words each)20
Tutorial preparation and contribution Journal (equiv. to 750-900 words)20

Mildura, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDeborah Neal

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Plus online learning"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Industry Webfolio (Action Plan and Webfolio)(equiv. to 1,500 words)40
Reflection on Learning Essay (equiv. to 750-900 words)20
Reviews of 2 texts (equiv. to 500 words each)20
Tutorial preparation and contribution Journal (equiv. to 750-900 words)20