Teaching Academic English (TESO 1266)

In this course, students are introduced to the best practice methodology and resources needed to prepare non-native speakers of English for English-medium post secondary education. This course focuses on the specific instructional methodologies, techniques, and resources used to teach advanced level English as a Second or Other Language students. The course concentrates on the instructional approaches used to teach reading, composition , oral skills, literature and study skills.

Students in the Teaching Academic English course will experience an interactive and student-centred learning environment. Students are actively involved in small group learning and peer-learning events as well as independent course related learning tasks. Throughout the course students are encouraged to self-reflect on their teaching practice.

Prerequisite: Successful completion of all other courses in the TESOL diploma in Terms 1 and 2

Course code: TESO 1266
Credits: 2.5
Tuition: $0*
Length: 24 hours
Course outline: view https://www.vcc.ca/cfm-files/course-outline.cfm?subject=TESO&number=1266

Contact us

 Book an appointment with an advisor


Visit VCC International for contact information.