Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
Certificate Code - CG62
|Students must earn a minimum overall GPA of 3.00 in coursework applied to the Certificate|
|A minimum grade of C- is required in any course applied to the certificate.|
|English as a Second Language Methods|
|English as a Second Language Theory|
|Choose two of the following:|
|The Teaching of Foreign Languages|
|Second Language Reading|
|Computer Assisted Language Learning|
|Teaching Foreign Language in College|
|Second Language Writing|
|Literacy in a Second Language|
|English as a Second Language Linguistics|
|English as a Second Language Phonetics|
|Dialectology and Sociolinguistics|
|Any other graduate level course approved by the advisor.|
Note: Not more than one course at the 400-level can count towards the Certificate.
Certificate Learning Outcomes
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
Students completing this graduate certificate will be able to:
- Identify, explain, and evaluate major theories of second language acquisition and apply them in pedagogical practices.
- Identify and explain the relevance of topics in applied linguistics to English language teaching.