English as a Second Language
 

English as a Second Language Studies Certificate

The Certificate in English as a Second Language (ESL) Studies is open to all undergraduate, graduate, and non-degree students at mg摆脱电子游戏. The ESL Studies Certificate aims to prepare those who wish to teach ESL in a variety of settings, either overseas or in the US. The ESL Studies Certificate confirms that you have done substantial coursework in ESL and related fields, which gives you the theoretical knowledge needed to teach ESL classes. The ESL Studies Certificate consists of 15 credits/5 courses (2 required, 3 electives).

 

ESL Studies Certificate Courses:

Undergraduate students:

Graduate students:

1. LIN 3010 Introduction to Linguistics

2. TSL 4251 Applied Linguistics and TESOL

1. LIN 6135 Principles of Linguistic Analysis

2. TSL 6253 Applied Linguistics and TESOL

Plus any three of the following:

LIN 4930 Introduction to SLA

LIN 4600 Sociolinguistics

LIN 4620 Bilingualism

TSL 4080 Intro to Theories and Practices of TESOL

LIN 4680 Structure of Modern English

All courses must be completed with a grade of C or better and with an overall average of B.

Plus any three of the following:

FLE 6892 Research in Foreign Language Learning Theories

LIN 6601 Sociolinguistics

LIN 6622 Bilingualism

LIN 6720 Second Language Acquisition

SPC 6715 Intercultural Communication

LIN 6676 Structure of Modern English

All courses must be completed with a grade of B or better.

 

For more information on the Certificate (including FAQs and contact info), please visit the ESL Studies Certificate website maintained by the Department of Languages, Linguistics, and Comparative Literature (LLCL).

ESL Certificate Program
The Department of Languages, Linguistics, and Comparative Literature
777 Glades Road, CU232
Boca Raton, FL 33431