Collections The writer's craft

TLF ID R10793

This collection of ten digital curriculum resources focuses on prominent Australian writers speaking about their craft. The writers discuss what they consider to be essential ingredients for creating successful works, including research, discipline, authenticity, memory and imagination. The items cover the perspectives of fiction and poetry authors including Colleen McCullough, Robyn Davidson, David Malouf, Kylie Tennant, Robert Hughes, Peter Carey, Oodgeroo Noonuccal, May O'Brien and Bob Ellis.



Educational details

Educational value
  • Provides a selection of quality-assured resources to support English teaching and learning across various years of schooling, particularly years 10 to 12.
  • Presents the resources in four ways - on a carousel, a 'View all' page, and organised into categories on individual resource pages and on a 'Print view' page.
  • Provides links to each of the resources included in the collection.
Year level

10

Learning area
  • english
Strand
  • English/Language
  • English/Literacy
  • English/Literature

    Other details

    Contributors
    • Author
    • Organisation: Education Services Australia
    • Address: Melbourne VIC 3000 Australia
    • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au
    • Publisher
    • Date of contribution: 20 Sep 2013
    • Organisation: Education Services Australia
    • Address: Melbourne VIC 3000 Australia
    • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au
    • Copyright holder
    • Organisation: australianscreen online
    • Remarks: Reproduced courtesy of australianscreen online.
    Access profile
    • Colour independence
    • Device independence
    • Hearing independence
    Learning resource type
    • Collection
    Browsers
    • Microsoft Internet Explorer - minimum version: 8.0 (MS-Windows) - maximum version: 9.0 (MS-Windows)
    • Firefox - minimum version: (MS-Windows)
    • Safari - minimum version: 5.1 (MacOS)
    Operating systems
    • MacOS - minimum version: 10.6
    • MS-Windows - minimum version: XP - maximum version: 7
    Platform requirements
    • Initial load time may exceed 10 seconds on a dedicated 64kbps due to the use of rich media content.
    Rights
    • © Education Services Australia Ltd, 2013, except where indicated under Acknowledgements.