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Language, Literacies and Communication

Undergraduate | LTU-EDU2LLC | 2024

Study method
100% online
100% online
Enrol by
8 Sept 2024
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
6 weeks
Start dates
22 Apr 2024,
16 Sept 2024

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Language, Literacies and Communication

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Develop an applied understanding of children's language acquisition, communication and expression leading to the development of literacy.
    2. Investigate the backgrounds of children from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds for the development of spoken English and written literacies.
    3. Plan, document and assess language and literacy promoting experiences based on children's interests.
    4. Employ teaching and appropriate scaffolding skills that assist the development of children's oral language, thinking and emergent literacy.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

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


  • LAT-ECE-DEG-2024 - Bachelor of Early Childhood Education


Prerequisites: Students must be admitted in the following course: EBECEO.

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.

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

Related degrees

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

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Bachelor of Early Childhood Education

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