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MA in Literature
Course Description

ENG 287
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Students will study common trouble spots for non-native and multilingual speakers writing in English and learn approaches to using listening, speaking, reading, and writing in teaching written expression. Course includes grammar; the logic of English composition; contrastive rhetoric; the interplay of language, culture, and identity; the politics of language; and literary accounts of teaching English Language Learners or being a non-native or multilingual speaker. Students will put skills to use in a practicum and will leave the class with practical teaching skills for use here or abroad.
Offered every other year beginning 2020-21.

Course Credit:

Kate Brubeck and Staff

Offered in alternation with: ENG 271
Limit sixteen students.
Open to graduate students only.

Last Updated: 9/21/17