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Course Description

Become aware of current classroom techniques that promote listening and speaking. Be introduced to the communicative method of second language learning through group discussion, modelling, games and activities. Then, discover how sounds are produced in a variety of languages and what practical teaching techniques you can use to correct common problems with pronunciation in a second language. Gain familiarity with the international phonetic alphabet.

Course Details

Broad Learning Outcomes

By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

  • Describe some common difficulties that adult learners face during speaking and listening tasks, and offer concrete solutions
  • Evaluate common types of listening and speaking tasks found in published material
  • Identify listening sub-skills and design tasks that focus on these in order to help develop learners’ overall listening skills
  • Design speaking tasks that maximize speaking opportunities and student involvement
  • Describe some of the key features of phonology
  • Analyze language structures and vocabulary items in order to identify what areas need addressing in the classroom

Supporting Learning Outcomes

By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

  • Use terminology to discuss issues related to the principles of teaching listening and speaking, and pronunciation with peers and colleagues in the field of ESL
  • Describe in broad terms the listening process
  • Explain in broad terms how issues relating to accuracy and fluency affect speaking lesson design

Notes

Formerly:  TSL 122- Teaching Skills and Systems 2 - ESL
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Type
Class
Days
W, F
Time
1:00PM to 4:00PM
Dates
Jul 31, 2019 to Aug 30, 2019
Schedule and Location
Hours
30.0
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat fee non-credit $575.00
Potential Price Adjustments
Instructor(s)
  • Vivienne Jones
Reading List / Textbook
Title: Learning Teaching: The Essential Guide to English Language
Edition: 3rd
Authors: Scrivener
Publisher: MacMillan ELT
ISBN: 978-0230729841

Title: Teaching by Principles: An Interactive Approach to Language Pedagogy
Edition: 4th
Authors: Brown, Lee
Publisher: Pearson ESL
ISBN: 978-0133925852

Visit  UCalgary Bookstore

Section Notes

Prerequisites: TSL 108 Linguistic Structures and TSL 120 TSL - Fundamentals - ESL

This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L). Please visit our Online Learning Resources

A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers

Receive a discount of 5% per course by registering at the same time for three or more TSL courses. All courses must take place within the current academic year.
Type
Online
Dates
Oct 15, 2019 to Dec 09, 2019
Hours
30.0
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat fee non-credit $575.00
Potential Price Adjustments
Instructor(s)
Reading List / Textbook
Title: Learning Teaching: The Essential Guide to English Language
Edition: 3rd
Authors: Scrivener
Publisher: MacMillan ELT
ISBN: 978-0230729841

Title: Teaching by Principles: An Interactive Approach to Language Pedagogy
Edition: 4th
Authors: Brown, Lee
Publisher: Pearson ESL
ISBN: 978-0133925852

Visit the UCalgary Bookstore at www.calgarybookstore.ca.

Section Notes
Prerequisites: BMC 352 Learning Online, TSL 108 Linguistic Structures and TSL 120 TSL - Fundamentals - ESL.

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course, by telephone, if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins. This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L). Please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Online courses are available at 9 am MT on the start date.

Receive a 5% discount by registering for 3 or more TSL courses at the same time. All courses must take place within the current academic year.
Type
Online
Dates
Feb 11, 2020 to Apr 06, 2020
Hours
30.0
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat fee non-credit $575.00
Potential Price Adjustments
Reading List / Textbook
Title: Learning Teaching: The Essential Guide to English Language
Edition: 3rd
Authors: Scrivener
Publisher: MacMillan ELT
ISBN: 978-0230729841

Title: Teaching by Principles: An Interactive Approach to Language Pedagogy
Edition: 4th
Authors: Brown, Lee
Publisher: Pearson ESL
ISBN: 978-0133925852

Visit the UCalgary Bookstore at www.calgarybookstore.ca.

Section Notes
Prerequisites: BMC 352 Learning Online, TSL 108 Linguistic Structures and TSL 120 TSL - Fundamentals - ESL.

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course, by telephone, if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins. This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L). Please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Online courses are available at 9 am MT on the start date.

Receive a 5% discount by registering for 3 or more TSL courses at the same time. All courses must take place within the current academic year.
Type
Online
Dates
May 05, 2020 to Jun 29, 2020
Hours
30.0
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat fee non-credit $575.00
Potential Price Adjustments
Reading List / Textbook
Title: Learning Teaching: The Essential Guide to English Language
Edition: 3rd
Authors: Scrivener
Publisher: MacMillan ELT
ISBN: 978-0230729841

Title: Teaching by Principles: An Interactive Approach to Language Pedagogy
Edition: 4th
Authors: Brown, Lee
Publisher: Pearson ESL
ISBN: 978-0133925852

Visit the UCalgary Bookstore at www.calgarybookstore.ca.

Section Notes
Prerequisites: BMC 352 Learning Online, TSL 108 Linguistic Structures and TSL 120 TSL - Fundamentals - ESL.

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course, by telephone, if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins. This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L). Please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Online courses are available at 9 am MT on the start date.

Receive a 5% discount by registering for 3 or more TSL courses at the same time. All courses must take place within the current academic year.
Type
Class
Days
M, W
Time
1:00PM to 4:00PM
Dates
Jul 27, 2020 to Aug 31, 2020
Schedule and Location
Hours
30.0
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat fee non-credit $575.00
Potential Price Adjustments
Reading List / Textbook
Title: Learning Teaching: The Essential Guide to English Language
Edition: 3rd
Authors: Scrivener
Publisher: MacMillan ELT
ISBN: 978-0230729841

Title: Teaching by Principles: An Interactive Approach to Language Pedagogy
Edition: 4th
Authors: Brown, Lee
Publisher: Pearson ESL
ISBN: 978-0133925852

Visit the UCalgary Bookstore at www.calgarybookstore.ca.

Section Notes

No classes: Monday, August 3, 2020

Prerequisites: TSL 108 Linguistic Structures and TSL 120 TSL - Fundamentals - ESL.

Receive a 5% discount by registering for 3 or more TSL courses at the same time. All courses must take place within the current academic year.

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