2017 Winter School Subject List

Teaching English Internationally 1 (EDGU2000) - Applications Closed

Faculty: Education and Social Work
Department: Education and Social Work
Level: Undergraduate
Credit Points: 6

Instructors:
There are no Instructor details available for this course.

Contacts:
(1) Ms Marcella Robertson - marcella.robertson@sydney.edu.au

Start Date: 09 Jan 2017 
End Date: 20 Jan 2017 
Capacity: 40 
Status: Applications Closed 
Applications Open: 04 Oct 2016 
Applications Close: 07 Dec 2016 
Census date: 18 Jan 2017 
On-time withdrawals close: 18 Jan 2017 
Available to audit: No
Open to HSC graduates?: No

Prerequisites:

    There are no listed prerequisites for this course.

Description

The rapid expansion of English as a global language has led to a demand for graduates across a range of disciplines to have skills and expertise in English language teaching. This unit aims to introduce the theory and practice of teaching English both in Australia to international students and overseas in a range of primary, secondary and tertiary contexts. The unit is run in conjunction with the Centre for English Teaching and involves lectures by CET staff and lesson observations.

Assessment

Micro-teaching (35%), Language Analysis (10%), Contributions to online discussion (5%), Lesson Observation Report (25%), Portfolio of Activities (25%)

Timetable

Start Date: 09 Jan 2017     End Date: 20 Jan 2017

Lectures: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu & Fri: 9:00 - 13:00 hrs

Tutorials: Mon, Tues, Weds & Thurs 13:00 - 15:00 hrs

Location:

Lectures: Teachers College Seminar Room 427 & Education Seminar Room 527

Tutorials: New Law School Seminar Room 117

Texts

Harmer, J. (2015). The Practice of English Language Teaching (with DVD) 5th Edition. Essex: Pearson Longman