Learning Area: LOTE (Primary)

Subject EDUC20006 (2011)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.

Credit Points: 12.50
Level: 2 (Undergraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:

Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Pre-teaching Period Start not applicable
Teaching Period not applicable
Assessment Period End not applicable
Last date to Self-Enrol not applicable
Census Date not applicable
Last date to Withdraw without fail not applicable

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Time Commitment: Contact Hours: 24 contact hours
Total Time Commitment: Not available
Prerequisites: 460-203 School Experience & Practice Teaching 2T and three years of approved university language study post-VCE (BTeach only).Three years of approved university language study post-VCE (BEd Primary).Students with other qualifications will need to arrange to be assessed by a language department of an Australian university as being of equivalent profiency.
Study Period Commencement:
Credit Points:
Corequisites: 483-850 Professional Practice: Modern Languages Education if taken as a fourth year option subject (BEd Primary)
Study Period Commencement:
Credit Points:
Year Long, Semester 1, Semester 2
Year Long, Semester 1, Semester 2
Recommended Background Knowledge: None
Non Allowed Subjects: None
Core Participation Requirements: Attendance at all classes (tutorial/seminars/practical classes/lectures/labs) is obligatory. Failure to attend 80% of classes will normally result in failure in the subject.


Dr Russell Cross


Education Student Centre
Subject Overview:

Students undertake a study of concepts and practice in second language teaching and learning, with the emphasis on developing teachers as reflective practitioners, capable of fostering in their students communicative competence in a new language, and making the experience of language learning an educational one. Students will be introduced to texts and materials commonly used in primary schools, and will be taught a range of techniques for employing them.

Objectives: Information not available

Assignments totalling 4000 words or equivalent.

Prescribed Texts: None
Recommended Texts:

Information Not Available

Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Generic Skills:

Information Not Available


This subject is only available to Bachelor of Education (Primary) students.

This subject is co-taught with EDUC90048 Second Language Teaching Methodology

Related Course(s): Bachelor of Education (Primary)

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