Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, or TESOL, is the professional qualification for teaching English as a second or foreign language. Recognized internationally, this certification prepares teachers with the tools to evaluate and apply the most effective methods for individual learners.
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language
Instructor: Mark Shea
Course Dates: May 27 – July 2, 2014
Class Meeting Times: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 8:30 – 11:00 am
This four-week program, which provides participants with a foundation of practical pedagogy, linguistic knowledge, and classroom experience, is designed to prepare you for a job as a language instructor in an international environment. The course includes lecture and discussion, materials development sessions, microteaching workshops, and a teaching practicum with a minimum of six hours of teaching experience. Participants will develop a teaching portfolio for use in their job search and receive a certificate of completion with a passing grade. Teaching practicum of approximately ten hours.