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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 provides students with foundational knowledge and skills to develop and deliver lessons that demonstrate understanding of the basic principles and techniques of second/foreign language teaching (ESL/EFL) needed to teach adult learners, based on the communicative approach. Participants receive a minimum of 100 hours of classroom instruction, 15 hours of on-line instruction, 25 hours of guided classroom observation, and 10 hours of supervised practice teaching.

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