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SPAN 6685 Applied Linguistics and Teaching Methodology in Spanish (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

The aim of this seminar is to provide students with a solid basis in the tenets of second language acquisition (SLA) and recent developments in the field of applied linguistics, with an emphasis on teaching methodology of the Spanish language. Students will develop a reflective attitude toward the teaching-learning process and acquire the required pedagogical tools and metalinguistic awareness to conduct successful teaching. Practical aspects such as class planning, selection and production of teaching materials, and students' assessment will be discussed throughout the semester. Among other projects, students will work on their own pedagogical materials portfolio with the professor's supervision.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Esther Gimeno Ugalde

Prerequisites: Open to Undergraduates with permission of instructor or completion of SPAN3395 (Contextos)

Cross listed with:

Comments: Conducted in Spanish. Elective for Hispanic Studies major or minor


Last Updated: 24-Jan-17