2017 Winter School Subject List

Teaching English Internationally 1 (EDGU2000)

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: 03 Jul 2017 
End Date: 14 Jul 2017 
Capacity: 20 
Status: Places available 
Applications Open: 10 May 2017 
Applications Close: 19 Jun 2017 
Census date: 10 Jul 2017 
On-time withdrawals close: 10 Jul 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: 03 Jul 2017     End Date: 14 Jul 2017

Contact Hours: 20 hrs per week plus 1 hour micro-teaching

Lectures: Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 13:00

Venue:

Lectures: Education Seminar Room 521

Texts

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