APLING605-01C Theories and Principles of Language Teaching (with Kristina Beckman-Brito)

APLING605-01C Theories and Principles of Language Teaching (with Kristina Beckman-Brito)

This introductory course presents students with a theoretical background in the theory of second language development and language teaching. Concepts from the fields of applied linguistics, psychology, sociology, anthropology, and education will be presented in relation to fundamental questions about language learning. The course will focus on the foundations of language acquisition to build students' understanding of the relationship between research, theory and practice in second and foreign language teaching. Contributions of major schools of thought-including Behaviorism, Innatism, Cognitivism, Interaction, and Sociocultural theory - will be examine din relation to current and historical language teaching practices and beliefs.

Prerequisite(s): APLING-MA students only Department Permission Required

Credit(s):

3

Location:

Online

Day(s) and Time(s):

Feb 4-May 10

Availability:

Registration for Spring 2019 is closed.
Class Number:7217_Spr2019
Your Price: $1,725.00

Important Dates:
Registration begins: November 5, 2018
Online registration ends: 8:30am on the day of the first class meeting
Add/swap deadline: February 19

For more important dates and information, please click here and view the Spring Academic Calendar.