PFAL200: English First Additional Language

The EFAL 2 module is developed in conjunction with the Home Language 2 modules (Afrikaans/ English/ isiXhosa). The purpose of the module is to develop students’ content and pedagogical knowledge pertaining to literacy, especially reading. Students will deepen their understanding of the reading process and develop strategies for the planning and teaching of reading/ components of reading. Assessment of learners’ reading development and the provision of appropriate support to struggling EFAL readers will be emphasized.