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124612 AR BEd 10: Wahlbereich für Studierende des Lehramts (PM) (2016W)

Text Production and Creative Writing

3.50 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).


max. 24 participants
Language: English



Do 20.10.2016 15:30-17:45 Seminarraum 1.14 (SDH2011.14)
Do 27.10.2016 15:30-17:45 Seminarraum 1.14 (SDH2011.14)
Do 10.11.2016 15:30-17:45 Seminarraum 1.14 (SDH2011.14)
Do 24.11.2016 15:30-17:45 Seminarraum 1.14 (SDH2011.14)
Do 15.12.2016 15:30-17:45 Seminarraum 1.14 (SDH2011.14)


Aims, contents and method of the course

Core Content
---Text genres for standards tests and school leaving exams (Kompetenzorientierte Reifeprüfung)
---Text writing techniques
---Literary vs. factual writing
---Creative writing as a way to acquire language skills
---Literary genres and their characteristics
---Examples of best practice

Students will have the opportunity to familiarise themselves with writing techniques and text genres by experimenting, discussing and sharing their efforts and comparing them with best practice examples

Assessment and permitted materials

Assessment will be mainly based on portfolio of sample texts.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The objective of this course is to enable students to teach writing skills by (1) focusing on standards-based text types, their characteristics and criteria of assessment and by (2) experimenting with creative writing techniques as a means to explore English in an interesting and motivating way that goes beyond traditional classroom activities.

Examination topics


Reading list

Materials and sample texts will be provided in Moodle.

Association in the course directory

BEd 046 Modul 10
Lehrinhalt: 12-0068

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