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Postgraduate | CUR-MTP600 | 2024

Extending English in the Primary Years

Course information for 2024 intake

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Start dates
26 Aug 2024,
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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

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Extending English in the Primary Years

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. critique paradigms and pedagogies of English as a learning area
    2. analyse and critique paradigms and pedagogies of the English learning are as they apply to teaching contexts
    3. demonstrate an understanding of higher order, critical and creative thinking for teaching English to extend learners in the upper primary years
    4. design and justify a cross-curricular plan using discipline knowledge, principles and concepts in primary English for a diversity of learners
    5. generate assessment strategies to monitor, measure, provide feedback and make consistent and comparable judgements of student learning in primary English

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • CUR-PRI-MAS-2024 - Master of Teaching (Primary Education)

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Master of Teaching (Primary Education)