2018 Winter School Subject List

Teaching English Internationally 2 (EDGU3000 ) - Opens 10 May 2017

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

There are no Instructor details available for this course.

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

Start Date: 10 Jul 2017 
End Date: 21 Jul 2017 
Capacity: 25 
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


  1. Prerequisites: - 

    48 credit points of units, including EDGU2000

  2. Prohibitions: - 



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.

The focus is on developing participants’ ability to plan and program teaching in a range of macro-skills, to undertake testing and needs analysis and to develop intercultural skills and understandings.


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


Start Date: 10 Jul 2017     End Date: 21 Jul 2017

Contact Hours: 20 hours plus 1 hour micro-teaching

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


Lectures: Seminar Room 530, Education Building


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