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Sample Program of Study (Teaching in the United States)

Suggested Three Semester Program of Study

(if language requirement is met)

First Semester Fall
EDUC 6530 Educational Linguistics/SLA 3
EDUC 6520 Foundations of ELL Education 3
EDUC 6521 Practicum for ELL Education 1
* One suggested course from Elective Options list 3

Second Semester Spring
EDUC 6570 Teaching Second Language Literacy 3
EDUC 6540 ELL Methods 3
EDUC 6550 ELL Assessment 3
EDUC 6541/6551 Practicum for Methods and Assessment 2

Third Semester Fall
EDUC 3680 Capstone Seminar 1
HOD 3620 Action Research 3
* Two suggested courses from Electives list 6

 

Suggested 18 Month Program of Study

(if language requirement is met)

First Semester Fall (not recommended if also working)
EDUC 6530 Educational Linguistics/SLA 3
EDUC 6520 Foundations of ELL Education 3
EDUC 6521 Practicum for ELL Education 1
HOD 6300 Action Research 3
* One suggested course from Elective Options list 3

Second Semester Spring
EDUC 6570 Teaching Second Language Literacy 3
EDUC 6540 ELL Methods 3
EDUC 6550 ELL Assessment 3
EDUC 6541/6551 Practicum for Methods and Assessment 2
EDUC 7992 Capstone Seminar 1

Summer Semester (choose 2 classes from Elective Lists)
6

 

Sample Program of Study: International Track

Suggested Three Semester Program of Study

First Semester Fall
EDUC 6530 Educational Linguistics/SLA 3
EDUC 6520 Foundations of ELL Education 3
EDUC 6521 Practicum for ELL Education 1
EDUC 7500 Writer's Workshop for International Students 2
EDUC 5100 US Education Concepts and Communication 0

Second Semester Spring
EDUC 6570 Teaching Second Language Literacy or SLS 7040
Second Language Acquisition Theories and Research
3
EDUC 6540 Methods and Materials for ELL Education 3
EDUC 6541 Practicum for ELL Education II 1
EDUC 6550 Assessment of ELL Students 3
EDUC 6551 Practicum for ELL Education III 1
EDUC 7992 Capstone Seminar 1

Third Semester Fall
EDUC 7500 EFL Methods or SLS 6030 Foreign Language
Learners and Teaching
4
ENED 6340 Reading and Learning with Print and New Media 3
EDUC 6040 Analysis of Teaching OR HOD 6300 Action Research 3


31 Credits Total

 

Suggested Four Semester Program of Study

First Semester Fall
EDUC 6530 Educational Linguistics/SLA 3
EDUC 6520 Foundations of ELL Education 3
EDUC 6521 Practicum for ELL Education 1
EDUC 7500 Writer's Workshop for International Students 2
EDUC 5100 US Education Concepts and Communication (ELC class) 0

Second Semester Spring
SLS 312 Second Language Acquisition Theories and Research OR
EDUC 6570 Teaching Second Language Literacy
3
ENED 6340 Reading and Learning with Print and New Media 3
  Elective 3

Third Semester Fall
HOD 6300 Action Research 3
SLS 310 Foreign Language Learners and Teaching OR
EDUC 6580 Issues in ELL Education Research
3
  Elective 3

Fourth Semester Spring
EDUC 6540 ELL Methods and materials for ELL Education 3
EDUC 6550 Assessment of ELL Students 3
EDUC 6541-51 Practicum in ELL Education II and III 2
ENED 7992 Capstone Seminar 1
     


36 Credits Total

 

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