2018 Summer School Subject List

Teaching English Internationally 2 (EDGU3000)

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

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

Contacts:
(1)  Lydia Dutcher - lydia.dutcher@sydney.edu.au

Start Date: 29 Jan 2018 
End Date: 09 Feb 2018 
Capacity: 20 
Status: Places available 
Applications Open: 03 Oct 2017 
Applications Close: 08 Dec 2017 
Census date: 02 Feb 2018 
On-time withdrawals close: 02 Feb 2018 
Available to audit: No
Open to HSC graduates?: No

Prerequisites:

  1. Prerequisites - 

    Successful completion of EDGU2000

  2. Assumed Knowledge: - 

    Basic methodological theory and practice

Description

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.

Please Note: Practicums are run Week 2 only and students need not attend all of these sessions (in the 1st week, two may be selected to attend).

Assessment

Micro-teaching (35%), Blog Contributions (5%), Lesson Observation Report (25%), Portfolio of Activities (35%)

Timetable

Start Date: 29 Jan 2018     End Date: 09 Feb 2018

Lectures

Mon 08:30 - 12:30

Tue 08:30 - 12:30

Wed 08:30 - 12:30

Thu 08:30 - 12:30

Fri 08:30 - 12:30

Practicums (Wk 2 only):

Mon 13:00 - 15:00

Tue 13:00 - 15:00

Wed 13:00 - 15:00

Thu 13:00 - 15:00

Venue:

Lectures: Education Seminar Room 435

Practicums:

Group 1 - Madesen Tutorial Room 315

Group 2 - Madsen Tutorial Room 316

Texts

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