Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Graduate Certificate Program

This certificate in TESOL is for graduate students who plan to teach students abroad or adult ESL students.  It is not designed for PK-12 teaching in the United States. The program also serves students with an undergraduate or graduate degree who are seeking specific training to improve their employment prospects where language, culture, and communication are concerned. Course content provides graduate-level instruction in the areas of: English language structure and usage, diverse linguistic learners; the processes of 2nd language learning, lesson and materials development; and classroom methodologies and assessment in TESOL. No internship or state required exam.


Course Number and Title

Hrs.

Prerequisites

EDFN 533 Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Learners

3

None

EDCI 534 Language Acquisition & Elements of Linguistics for Teaching English Language Learners

3

None

EDCI 535 Integrated Teaching Methods for English Language Learners

3

EDCI 534

EDFN 646 Educational Assessment

3

None

Total Hours

12

 

Courses and Descriptions

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