English in the Digital Age: Making English Digital

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Title English in the Digital Age: Making English Digital
Author Beavis, Catherine Alice
Journal Name English in Australia
Editor Karen Moni
Year Published 2010
Place of publication Australia
Publisher Australian Association for the Teaching of English
Abstract Despite the emphasis in the press and elsewhere on the print based nature of English curriculum, opportunities to develop digital English, with attention to web-based and multimodal forms of text, literacy, location, and activity, are present the National (Australian) Curriculum, alongside more traditional forms. This paper examines the place of digital and multimodal texts and literacies with the draft paper for the Australian English curriculum, and the possibilities offered by National Curriculum, for exploring and imagining an English for the Digital Age
Peer Reviewed Yes
Published Yes
Publisher URI http://www.aate.org.au/index.php?id=26
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Volume 45
Issue Number 2
Page from 21
Page to 30
ISSN 0155-2147
Date Accessioned 2011-02-01
Date Available 2011-03-11T05:52:21Z
Language en_AU
Research Centre Griffith Institute for Educational Research
Faculty Arts, Education and Law
Subject English and Literacy Curriculum and Pedagogy (excl LOTE, ESL and TESOL)
URI http://hdl.handle.net/10072/37149
Publication Type Journal Articles (Refereed Article)
Publication Type Code c1

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