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2013 ESH110 Foundations of Literacy

Unit Level: Introductory

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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OFFERINGS

Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
ESH110 L,W
Distance(H,L,W,I,N,O)
Distance(H,L,W,I,N,O)

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Summer H Distance Offering in H 26-NOV-2012 04-JAN-2013 07-JAN-2013 16-FEB-2013
Summer I Distance Offering in I 26-NOV-2012 04-JAN-2013 07-JAN-2013 16-FEB-2013
Summer L Distance Offering in L 26-NOV-2012 04-JAN-2013 07-JAN-2013 16-FEB-2013
Summer N Distance Offering in N 26-NOV-2012 04-JAN-2013 07-JAN-2013 16-FEB-2013
Summer O Distance Offering in O 26-NOV-2012 04-JAN-2013 07-JAN-2013 16-FEB-2013
Summer W Distance Offering in W 26-NOV-2012 04-JAN-2013 07-JAN-2013 16-FEB-2013
Sem 1 H Distance 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Sem 1 I Distance 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Sem 1 L Distance 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Sem 1 L On Campus 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Sem 1 N Distance 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Sem 1 O Distance 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Sem 1 W Distance 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Sem 1 W On Campus 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

About Census Dates

DESCRIPTION

This unit adopts a sociocultural approach to language and literacy and recognises their centrality to learning processes. Links will be made to students' own literacy capacities, and how these were acquired. This learning will be related to current theories of language development and acquisition, their impact on teaching and learning, and the literacy demands/requirements of the profession.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT:

Personal literacy statement (20%) Planning using texts (40%) Exam (40%)

TEACHING PATTERN: 1 hr online lecture, 2 hrs tutorial x 13 weeks
Online: fully online with weekly readings and activities

FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS
Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web dependent - L,W
Some parts of this unit will be taught online
   Fully online - H,N,I,O
This unit is taught entirely online
   Resource supported teaching & learning - L,H,W,N,I,O
Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
About Flexible Study Options

TEXTS
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Summer)
Launceston Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Summer)
Launceston Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)

STAFF: Dr. Tim Moss

FEES
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KEY

Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.

Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.

Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units - campuses A, F, G, K, Q and Y click here for more information.



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