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EDMT5533 - Teaching in Multilingual Classrooms
Faculty of Education and Social Work - 2 credit points
HECS Band seven
EFTSL: 0.041666667
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Department: Faculty of Education and Social Work
Offered session(s): 1
Classes: 1x 2-hr tutorial/wk for 6 wks

Assessment: designing materials for topic work (50%) and teaching portfolio of work (50%)

One in six students in NSW are developing English as an additional language and 25% of students come from bilingual/bicultural backgrounds. This unit explores ways to engage and scaffold student learning to achieve challenging outcomes. Participants will develop understandings of the social and political contexts of TESOL, second/additional language and literacy development and strategies for developing spoken and written competency in everyday and academic English.
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