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EDS4250 Literacies Across the Curriculum

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Teacher Education and Early Childhood
Student contribution band : National Priority - Teaching
ASCED code : 070105 - Teacher Education: Secondary


This course explores the links between literacies and learning and helps pre-service teachers plan for literacy learning in their teaching areas. Pre-service teachers will learn about a range of appropriate frameworks and pedagogies for developing students' literacies capabilities and will learn how to design curriculum units as well as focused and appropriate lessons for diverse learners. Specific attention will be paid to textual structures and language features of written, visual and multimodal texts, and the development of pre-service teachers' abilities to evaluate and critique planning for teaching literacies across the curriculum.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2016 On-campus Springfield
Semester 1, 2016 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 1, 2016 Online
Semester 2, 2016 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2016 Online