University of Technology Sydney

013989 Teaching Academic English

6cp; availability: exchange and study abroad postgraduate students with faculty approval
Requisite(s): 013102 Introducing Knowledge about Language AND 013105 The Multilingual Learner AND 010070 TESOL Practicum AND 028253 TESOL: Methodology
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses.
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.
Anti-requisite(s): 010039 Teaching English for Academic Purposes



Students in this subject develop research-informed knowledge, skills and practices to teach English for academic purposes (EAP) in a wide range of tertiary education contexts including: tertiary preparation courses, academic language support programs in universities, and embedded academic language and literacy in other discipline subject areas. Students apply theoretical and practical knowledge to evaluate curricula and teaching resources, and to design a unit of work and assessment tasks for a group of learners in a chosen program context. Students complete a supervised practicum placement in an academic English context.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus,
Spring session, City campus

The subject is usually offered in these sessions. To confirm availability check the UTS Timetable Planner.

Detailed subject description.

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