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The World of Children's Books

Undergraduate | TAS-HEN205 | 2024

Study method
100% online
100% online
Enrol by
14 July 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
14 weeks
Start dates
22 July 2024

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The World of Children's Books

About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject, the student should be able to:

    1. Summarise the main trends, themes, concepts, and texts and contexts in the history of children’s and young adult’s literature.
    2. Evaluate the role of children’s and young adult literature in education, children’s development, and culture generally.
    3. Demonstrate an ability to draft an effective piece of writing for a young audience.
    4. Develop and communicate ideas through collaboration, discussion with peers, and formal academic writing.

Entry requirements


Conditional requisite: 25 points at Introductory level in any discipline in any faculty

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements - Teaching Arrangement: Weekly online lecture (1 hour) & online activities

Study load

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

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