TESOL Methods and Materials Overview
Foundation course surveying concepts, procedures, and techniques in second/foreign language teaching methodology and materials selection. Includes observing ESL classes in various contexts.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesAdmission to the TESOL graduate program.
Course Outcomes: 

Language Skills Methods

Learn methods, techniques, materials and strategies for teaching language skills (listening, speaking, reading, writing) as well as grammar and vocabulary and culture.

Teaching Methods

Learn current methods and techniques for teaching English to speakers of other languages.

Lesson Creation

Create lessons and materials that can be utilized in the teaching practicum course.

Language Teaching Philosophy Statement

Write a personalized language teaching philosophy statement.

Professional Organization Benefits

Learn the benefits offered through involvement in professional organizations (TESOL, AAAL, etc.).