Tesol Curriculum and Methodology

Course code EDUC6025
Available in 2015
2015 Course Timetables

Description

Develops understanding of curriculum theories and its application in ESL/EFL Syllabus design and ESL/EFL program writing in schools and universities. The pedagogic principles and practices of ESL/EFL teaching will be discussed in relation to curriculum development. It also aims to develop students' understanding of the importance of curriculum innovation in accordance with the global, national and local educational contexts in the 21st century.

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 1 - 2015

WebLearn GradSchool

  • Semester 2 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Key concepts of curriculum theory and its application;

2. ESL/EFL syllabus design and ESL/EFL program writing;

3. Pedagogical approaches to teaching ESL/EFL;

4. Materials and resources to support TESOL;

5. New directions of teaching English as an international language.

Content

  1. Key concepts of curriculum theory and its application;
  2. ESL/EFL syllabus design and ESL/EFL program writing;
  3. Pedagogical approaches to teaching ESL/EFL;
  4. Materials and resources to support TESOL; and
  5. New directions of teaching English as an international language.

Assessment Items

Case Study / Problem Based Learning: Essays/Written Assignments (report of a case study)

Written Assignment: Essays/Written Assignments

Written Assignment: Essays/Written Assignments (A teaching program)

Contact Hours

Lecture

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Or equivalent of 2 hours face to face

Tutorial

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Or equivalent of 2 hours face to face