Course Title : Theories and Approaches to Teaching English Language
Code Course
Type
Regular
Semester
Lecture
(hours/week)
Seminar
(hours/week)
Lab
(hours/week)
Credits ECTS
ELL 423-1 B 1 4 0 0 4.00 6
Lecturer and Office Hours
Teaching Assistant and Office Hours
Language English
Course Level
Description
Objectives
Course Outline
WeekTopics
1The history of English Language Teaching. Professional acronyms
2The most used methods in the past century. Grammatical translation, audio communicative method, direct method and silent method
3The teaching method in community, the method without suggestions, method of physical answer
4The communicative teaching method. The main principles and the supportive theory
5Participating accesses, learning through lectures and learning through an assignment
6The different intelligences. The student in the focus of teaching process
7The period of post methods. The comparison and evaluation of methods. Teaching with principles
8Midterm
9Teaching of communicative abilities
10Teaching of listening abilities. Scientific research. Types of listening. Problems
11Strategies to draw exercises about listening
12Teaching of speaking abilities. Scientific research in this field. Problems. Types of speaking
13Strategies to draw exercises about speaking
14Teaching of pronunciation. Problems
15Teaching plans
16Final Exam
Prerequisites
Textbook
Other References
Laboratory Work
Computer Usage
Other
Learning Outcomes and Competences
1Students will be introduced to approaches and theories relevant to the methods of English Language Teaching (ELT).
2Students will discuss learning situations that match the characteristics of these approaches.
3Students will be able to prepare and submit plans to the teaching of listening and speaking.
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Midterms130
Quizzes00
Projects00
Term Projects00
Laboratory00
Attendance110
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade40
Contribution of final examination to overall grade60
Total100
ECTS (Allocated Based on Student) Workload
Activities Quantity Duration
(hours)
Total Workload
(hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week : 16 x Total course hours) 16464
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14456
Assignments 000
Midterms 11212
Final examination 11818
Other 000
Total Work Load 150
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 6
ECTS 6

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