English as a Second Language (EDSL)
EDSL 5320 Research in Eng as a Sec Lang 3 SCH (3-0)
This course focuses on research in ESL with special emphasis on research methods suitable to the field.
EDSL 5330 ESL Assessmnt for Elem Sec Lev 3 SCH (3-0)
An overview of testing theories and procedures; review of tests available for use in ESL classrooms. Prerequisites: admittance to Master's Program in ESL.
EDSL 5333 Contrstiv Analy Span and Eng 3 SCH (3-0)
The study of contrastive analysis and its application in identifying potential problem areas for Spanish speakers learning English as a Second Language.
EDSL 5335 Teach Mats for Elem Sec Clrm 3 SCH (3-0)
The evaluation, adaptation and development of instructional materials in ESL suitable for different elementary and secondary classroom environments.
EDSL 5367 Lang Acquisition and Devel 3 SCH (3-0)
Theories of child's first language acquisition and second language learning presented and researched.
EDSL 5377 Teach Eng as a Second Lang 3 SCH (3-0)
Theories and methodologies for teaching listening, speaking, reading and writing of English as a second language.