Apply for Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) (OpenUnis)

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OC-TESOL

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

OUA graduate certificate

Focus on the theoretical underpinnings of language acquisition and components of language.

Course outline
  • Qualification
    Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) (OpenUnis)
  • Duration

    Duration

    1 year full-time
  • Credit

    Credit

    100
  • Location

    Location

    Open Universities Australia
Course outline

Applicants for this course should apply through OUA directly

Please visit the Open Universities Australia website for more information.

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Course outline

Outline

Outline

To check you meet the course entry requirement, visit Open Universities Australia

What you'll learn

  • an ability to apply the theoretical principles and concepts which underpin contemporary TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) specific practices;
  • an understanding of the diverse needs of students and an ability to frame creative solutions to problems of pedagogy;
  • an ability to access key texts in the field, and to analyse critically key concepts in the field and an ability to synthesise information from a variety of theoretical and practical perspectives;
  • an ability to communicate effectively, including the ability to communicate key concepts relevant to TESOL;
  • an awareness of available technologies and an insight into how they can be used creatively to a specific advantage in TESOL;
  • an awareness of the importance of self-directed learning for professional growth and a demonstrated ability to take responsibility for individual intellectual development;
  • an awareness of the theoretical and practical implications for TESOL in a global context;
  • an appreciation of the value of cultural and linguistic diversity and its place in TESOL;
  • a demonstrated ability to work both independently and as part of a team; plan a challenging and supportive learning environment.
Credit for recognised learning (CRL)

Use your experience to get credit towards your degree

Finish your course sooner with credit for your previous study or work experience.

Location

This offering is only available online. Please visit the Open Universities Australia website for more information.

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  • Curtin course code: OC-TESOL
  • Last updated on: 23 May 2024

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