M.A. in ENGLISH LANGUAGE & LITERATURE TEACHING

Intersession 2020 Course Offerings

 

ENGL 205: PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES OF LANGUAGE TEACHING
Ms. Maria Concepcion Montenegro
TUE 5:00-8:30pm; SAT 8:00-12:00nn

An introduction to the different ways by which language teaching has been approached and practiced owing to the influence of ongoing research in language description as well as the development of thinking in the area of language learning. It challenges students to reflect on the principles that have influenced their teaching practices vis-à-vis the broad perspective of ELT and discover for themselves practices that work best for their concerns.
 
 
ENGL 206: PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES OF LITERATURE TEACHING
Ms. Devi Benedicte I. Paez
THU 5:00-8:30pm; SAT 1:00-5:00pm

A course designed to equip students with practical techniques for teaching literature in the ESL classroom, using student-centered approaches to teaching. Students 1) explore issues and beliefs in the teaching of literature in English in the context of the Philippine situation and current global concerns, 2) demonstrate in written and oral form particular techniques in teaching short fiction and poetry written in English, and 3) analyze and critique teaching plans and demos produced in class.