Courses & Units

Planning and Assessing Languages EMT617

Hobart

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Introduction

This is the second of two sequential Languages curriculum units. In this unit, you will build upon knowledge gained in the previous unit, design teaching units for Languages learning and consider your role, as teacher, in this process. This will include investigating and devising learning and teaching experiences that are consequently supported by fair, valid and reliable assessment strategies to inform your future teaching and reporting processes. As part of this investigation, you will explore the synergies between Languages learning and culture, the development of intercultural competencies and demonstrate your growing capacity to support and manage a Languages program. You will also be introduced to a range of Languages learning resources, planning templates and strategies to ensure your teaching of Languages is based on current theoretical practices.

Summary

Unit name Planning and Assessing Languages
Unit code EMT617
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Education
Discipline Education
Coordinator Doctor Mairin Hennebry-Leung
Available as student elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Postgraduate

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 21/2/2022 22/3/2022 11/4/2022 29/5/2022

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Learning Outcomes

  • demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the professional role and responsibilities of languages educators in the workplace
  • employ strategies and protocols in applying for a position in the teaching profession.
  • critically engage with selected languages content to design a teaching and learning sequence, in order to communicate concepts and ideas to learners in a structured, cohesive & ethical manner.
  • develop valid assessment strategies in order to appropriately assess the learning and teaching.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
070105 $498.00 $498.00 not applicable $2,108.00
  • Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
  • FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4

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Requisites

Prerequisites

EMT517

Teaching

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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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