Teaching English Internationally 2 (EDGU3000)

UNIT OF STUDY

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.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

1x3-hr seminar/wk for 12 wks

Assessment

Mirco-teaching (40%), contributions to online discussion (10%), reflective lesson observation report (20%) and Portfolio of activities (30%)

Textbooks

Harmer, J. (2007) The practice of English language teaching (With DVD). Pearson Longman, UK.

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

48 credit points of units, including EDGU2000

Prohibitions

EDSE5014

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.