English for Speakers of Other Languages - CTES

Courses

CTES 7400 TECHNOLOGY AND MEDIA IN ENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES EDUCATION (ESOL) (3) LEC. 3. Application of instructional technology in second language instruction, authentic materials in the ESL classroom. May count either CTES 7400 or CTES 7406.

CTES 7410 CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT IN ESOL EDUCATION (3) LEC. 3. LAB. 0, DSL/LEC. 0. This class will explore how to teach English for specific purposes by explaining how to create a curriculum in English for a particular context. The course will describe how to conduct a needs analysis and then create a curriculum based on the needs of the students.

CTES 7420 APPLIED LINGUISTICS IN SECOND LANGUAGE ACQUISITION (3) LEC. 3. Provides basic knowledge of phonetics, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics and language variation to teach English language learners. May count either CTES 7420 or CTES 7426.

CTES 7430 TEACHING ESL LISTENING AND SPEAKING (3) LEC. 3. LAB. 0, DSL/LEC. 0. This course will prepare ESL/EFL teachers to develop engaging and effective listening and speaking lessons in a variety of contexts. Students will design and implement effective listening and speaking lessons for a variety of proficiency levels.

CTES 7440 TEACHING ESL READING AND WRITING (3) LEC. 3. LAB. 0, DSL/LEC. 0. This course will increase understanding of the theory and practices of reading and writing skills that actively engage English learners.

CTES 7460 TEACHING ENGLISH TO SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES IN P-12 (3) LEC. 3. Teaching practices and curriculum selection in P-12 ESOL. May count either CTES 7460 or CTES 7466.

CTES 7470 ISSUES IN ENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES EDUCATION (ESOL) (3) LEC. 3. Examination of central issues in the teaching and learning of ESOL including language policy, language diversity and multiculturalism. May count either CTES 7470 or CTES 7476.

CTES 7480 ASSESSMENT IN ENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES (ESOL) (3) LEC. 3. Theoretical perspectives on assessment of English Language Learners. Developing, administering and analyzing assessment instruments. May count either CTES 7480 or CTES 7486.

CTES 7490 METHODS IN ESL GRAMMAR (3) LEC. 3. LAB. 0, DSL/LEC. 0. This course will explore the English language beyond the prescriptive rules commonly taught and to develop an in-depth understanding of the challenges English language learners have with grammar. It will explore ways grammar impacts writing and speaking, best practices for grammar instruction, and considerations in error correction. Key grammar lessons will be developed and practiced.

CTES 7920 CLINICAL RESIDENCY (3-9) AAB. SU. Supervised teaching in a K-12 public school accompanied by scheduled discussions to analyze and evaluate the intern's experience. Course may be repeated for a maximum of 9 credit hours.