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Subject Code: ELI 317
Subject Title: Teaching English as a Second Language 1 (TESL 1)
Prerequisite: A university degree and fluency in English*


ELI 317 is an introductory course to the field of Teaching English as a Second/Foreign Language (ESL/EFL). Participants receive a minimum of 100 hours of classroom instruction, 30 hours of guided class observation, and 10 hours of supervised practice teaching. The training, which focuses on the communicative approach, equips participants with the basic principles and techniques of second/foreign language teaching needed to teach adult learners.

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