Teaching Methods for the L2 Educator
The objective of this online graduate course is to reintroduce current teachers to methods and techniques for teaching foreign languages. After a brief introduction to the principles of language learning and history of teaching approaches, the course will focus on methods and techniques to build language proficiency in the four skills, the three modes of communication, and national standards. The course will also briefly consider the use of technology for pedagogical purposes and issues in classroom assessment. Participants will actively prepare materials for teaching, contribute to class discussions through online presentations of readings, and submit a final teaching portfolio. Three (3) credits. Taught in English by Dr. Jeremy W. Bachelor.
Course Dates: February 24- April 5
Sale ends 30 days before a course begins.