* 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).
Throughout this unit you will be exposed to a range of literature written specifically for children, ranging in age from pre-school to early adolescence. The purpose of this unit is to encourage the exploration, analysis, and interpretation of a variety of texts that have been created for children, through discussion, reading groups and collaborative sharing. In this unit you will have the opportunity to read, discuss, share and explore children's literature including poetry. You will develop skills in identifying quality children's literature and in determining how best to use children's literature in a classroom context.
Weekly Blog (50%); Prezi Presentation (50%)
Online: Fully online with weekly readings and activities.
OnCampus: Online Lecture in weeks 1-6, 8, 10, 12 and 13and 2 hour face to face tutorial weekly
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
Web supported - L Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
Fully online - H,W,I,N,O This unit is taught entirely online
Resource supported teaching & learning - L,H,W,I,N,O Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
About Flexible Study Options
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.