|Short Description:||Lower Primary English C & P|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts|
|School or Department :||School of Education|
|Student contribution band :||Band 1|
|ASCED code :||070105 - Teacher Education: Secondary|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in: BEDU (Early Child or Primary or Primary+Special Ed or Special Ed or HPE Primary or SHPE Primary) or BECH or BGEN or BEED or BPED. Enrolment is not permitted in EDX1270 if EHE1100 has been previously completed.
This course is part of a suite of four English courses for primary pre-service educators. The course provides foundational knowledges and skills to teach English literacy with a specific focus on the needs of lower primary students. A variety of approaches to the teaching of English are explored, including appropriate play-based methods. Children's literature will be explored in order to develop a flexible repertoire of practices and resources that assist planning.