ENGL 572 A: Methods And Materials For Teaching English As A Second Language

Methods & Materials Development in TESOL

Meeting Time: 
TTh 10:30am - 12:20pm
Location: 
PAR 306
SLN: 
14406
Instructor:
Jennifer Evans

Additional Details:

The goal of this course is to provide students with an in-depth understanding of the historical developments in TESOL methodology from the current perspective of a ‘post-method’ era. This is a practical course that will include workshops and other hands-on activities to familiarize learners with a variety approaches, philosophies, techniques, and materials. The course will explore recent developments in the field, and help students to better analyze learning situations, enhance their professional skills, and increase their ability to promote learning. Students will learn to develop and adapt instructional materials based on their students’ needs, desires, learning processes, and on institutional environments.

Catalog Description: 
Prerequisite: LING 445 or permission of instructor.
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
August 4, 2017 - 10:50pm