Course Description

This course has been designed for language instructors who want to learn current theory and practice regarding how to effectively teach English for academic purposes. This course will empower language teachers with the knowledge and skills necessary to confidently meet language learners’ needs for academic English and better position these students for a successful post-secondary experience.

Course Details

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

  • Define and discuss English for Academic Purposes (EAP) models as they apply to language teaching
  • Identify and interpret the effectiveness of EAP in language teaching
  • Demonstrate an understanding of pedagogical best practices when teaching EAP
  • Analyze and critique current EAP research and theories
  • Investigate emerging trends in EAP research as they apply to language learning
  • Design and create an EAP lesson plan using an appropriate English Language Teaching (ELT) methodology
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May 24, 2022 to Jul 11, 2022
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Course Fees
Fee Before GST non-credit $525.00
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Section Notes

This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system. The instructor will post the course outline and other materials in D2L.
For D2L information, visit Online Learning Resources.

Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am MT the day before the start date. Students who register on (or after) the start date will receive access within one day of registration.

Unless otherwise stated, notice of withdrawal or transfer from a course must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the start date of the course.

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