Faculty of Arts
|Faculty||Faculty of Arts|
|Offered||Clayton Second semester 2013 (Off-campus)|
|Coordinator(s)||Dr Simon Musgrave|
Previously coded ALM5270
This unit will provide an introduction to issues in language in education including, reading, writing, early childhood literacy, tertiary literacy and classroom practices. Literacies in media and computer communication contexts will be investigated including the language of hypertext, 'reading' in CMC, television and video discourse, and the ethical issues of access, participation and democratisation will also be explored. These topics help frame understandings about the measurement, acquisition, absence and change for literacies in communication contexts.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
Written Work (9,000 words in total): 100%