This course provides students with postgraduate-level study in 4 important areas of current theory and practice in applied linguistics and language teaching; it provides a focused route for English language professionals who wish to develop advanced knowledge and skills in the English language curriculum, pedagogy and assessment; students have the opportunity to reflect on their professional experience and update their theoretical and pedagogical knowledge.
Semester one: Principles of Communicative Language Teaching; Language Analysis for Teaching. Semester two: Critical Appraisal of Language Teaching Methodologies; E-learning for English Language Teaching. Semester three: English as a World Language; Discourse Analysis. Semester four: Second Language Learning; Research Skills (dissertation) dissertation.