Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught online/distance.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught online/distance.
This subject is only available online.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: This subject is only available online. |
Total Time Commitment: 54 hours
|Prerequisites:|| The following subject must have been successfully completed: |
Study Period Commencement:
Semester 1, Semester 2
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||N/A|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||N/A|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. |
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CoordinatorDr Jane Orton
ContactEducation Student Centre
|Subject Overview:||This subject provides an introduction to issues in literacy development, theories of reading and metalinguistic awareness development, research into Chinese first and second language learning, and presents recommendations for metalinguistic awareness and literacy development in the Chinese classroom. It provides opportunity to explore concepts related to the ways character forms (components) relate to meanings, and how these are used to make characters, and words and the consequent implications for learners and for sound teaching practice.|
On completion of this subject students will be able to:
Weekly participation in Discussion Forum activities, totalling approximately 1000 words, or equivalent 40%
Assignments comprising weekly tasks involving choice of texts, text analysis, research information on authors and content, and creative practice design, totalling approximately 1500 words, or equivalent. 60%
|Prescribed Texts:||Online readings|
Students in this subject will be enabled to develop
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Specialist Certificate in Chinese Language Teaching |
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