Postgraduate Module Descriptor

EDUM042: Secondary English Subject Knowledge and Pedagogy

This module descriptor refers to the 2021/2 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

 London: SAGE Burn A, Durran J. (2007) Media Literacy in Schools London: Paul  Chapman

 Fleming, M., & Stevens, D. (2010). English teaching in the secondary school: Linking theory and practice. Routledge. 3rd Ed.

 Goodwyn A and Stables W (2004) Learning to Read Critically in Language and Literacy Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications

Hopkins, D.  (2014) A Teacher’s Guide to Classroom Research Maidenhead: Open University  Press

Mercer, N.  (2000) Words and Minds: how we use language to think together  London:  Routledge

Myhill D, Jones S,  Watson, A., & Lines, H. (2016). Essential primary grammar. Open University Press.


Web based and electronic resources: see PGCE English course on ELE  (