Opportunities for teaching English in other countries are increasing yearly as English continues to be the preferred language for many professions and a requirement in many foreign school systems, beginning as early as primary school.
What Will I Learn?
An estimated 250,000 native English speakers work as English teachers abroad in more than 40,000 schools and language institutes around the world, so there is a demand for teachers of English in language schools, private schools, state schools, universities and colleges throughout the world.
Topics for this course
Sociolinguistics and English Language Teaching
Teaching English Through Literature
Corpus Analysis and Pedagogy
Understanding Academic English
Language Learning and Acquisition
Evaluation and Assessment
Descriptive Linguistics of American English
Introduction to Curriculum Development, Design and Implementation