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Course Details & Registration Information

Course
Instructional Technology for ESL Teachers
Name
EDU-3005C2
Available Classes
Not currently offered.
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
This class is designed for students pursuing the ESL Teaching Certificate or for those working in the field of ESL instruction.
Description
Learn how to integrate various technologies into the ESL classroom to engage and reinforce learning. Use websites and internet applications to enhance instruction and make lesson planning more efficient. In this course, you’ll learn how to design and create tools to enhance learning while improving student engagement, collaboration, knowledge retention, and assessment.
Course Objectives
  1. demonstrate a basic knowledge of how to use various types of technology to enhance language teaching and learning.
  2. create original material such as a website, a slideshow presentation, or online instruction and assessment tools.
  3. demonstrate an understanding of how to integrate technology into lesson plans for ESL.
Outline of Instruction
  1. How to set up and make use of a learning management system (Google Classroom, Moodle).
  2. How to harness the power of social media for language teaching and learning.
  3. How to set up a website for an ESL class.
  4. Using slideshow presentations in an ESL class.
  5. How to create and make use of Internet applications for review and assessment.
  6. Using the Internet to help produce instructional handouts and games.
  7. How to find and assess websites for use in ESL instruction.
  8. Using videos to teach listening comprehension.
Contact Hours
20
CEU's
2
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
No
CE to CU Articulation
No
Prerequisites
None.
Text and Supplies Needed
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Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Access to Internet is required.
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
none
Intended Audience
This class is designed for students pursuing the ESL Teaching Certificate or for those working in the field of ESL instruction.
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
ESL Instructor
Wake County Need for Industry Positions
Wake Tech CC ESL Instructor
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
  • ESL Instructor
Related Courses
  • Methods and Materials for Teaching English As A Second Language - EDU-3002F3
  • The Role of Culture in Teaching ESL - SEF-3001HP2
  • Language Acquisition and Adult Learners - EDU-3002C2
  • Teaching Pronunciation to English Learners - EDU-3002E3
  • Nuts and Bolts of Teaching Grammar to English Language Learners - EDU-3002F2
  • Teaching ESL Reading and Writing - EDU-3002H2
Course Contact Information
Susan Shostak
919-334-1536