Dr Brian Moon (PhD)
Australian academic, author and education consultant


Dr Moon is the coordinator of Secondary English curriculum studies at Edith Cowan University in Perth, Western Australia. He teaches in the Master of Teaching and Bachelor of Education courses and is an active supervisor of postgraduate research.

The following are among the course units for which he is responsible.

LAN2250 and LAN6711 Introduction to Teaching English
Secondary English curriculum; language processes; general pedagogy; lesson design; reading instruction; the teaching of writing; language development; diagnosis and remediation; assessment principles and practices.

LAN2251 and LAN6712 Planning and Teaching English
Curriculum planning principles; content and method in English teaching: the novel, poetry; drama; feature film; televsion drama; print and electronic news; programming techniques.

CUR2210 English Curriculum Enrichment
Issues in English curriculum and pedagogy; curriculum history and theory; teaching in the senior secondary school; advanced teaching techniques.

EDU4120 Literacy in Teaching and Learning
Traditional and emergent literacies; literacy in curriculum contexts; literacy support strategies for secondary schooling: decoding, operational literacy, critical literacy; reading, writing and oracy; multimodal literacy.

The Academic year begins in February, with an additional mid-year intake commencing in July. For information about the courses, and enrolment enquiries, contact Edith Cowan University.


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