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Literacy and Numeracy across the Curriculum

Postgraduate | CUR-MTS501 | 2024

Examine literacy and numeracy as evolving, cultural and historical concepts rather than a finite set of skills. Learn how to prepare lesson plans that address the literacy and numeracy demands within your chosen major teaching area.

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks
Start dates
27 May 2024,
25 Nov 2024

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Literacy and Numeracy across the Curriculum

About this subject

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

    1. research and explain contemporary literacy and numeracy theories, pedagogies and practices
    2. examine the literacy and numeracy demands and conventions across and within the curriculum
    3. evaluate and recommend a variety of teaching and learning strategies, including ICT, for numeracy and literacy within disciplines
    4. use discipline-specific literacy and numeracy research and models to address the literacy and numeracy demands within a selected learning area

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

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


  • CUR-SEC-MAS-2024 - Master of Teaching (Secondary Education)

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements -

    Access to Microsoft Office or a unit approved alternative, access to video creation and editing software.

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.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

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