Program Structure

Core Courses

  • TSL 505 Intro to Languages and Linguistics (3 credits)
  • TSL 510 Methods of Teaching (3 credits)
  • TSL 515 Structure of English (3 credits)
  • TSL 520 Language Acquisition Theories (3 credits)
  • TSL 525 Practicum (3 credits)*
  • TSL 530 Curriculum Materials and Design (3 credits)
  • TSL 535 Assessment (3 credits)

Electives

  • TSL 550 Special Topics in TESOL (3 credits)
  • TSL 600 Sociolinguistics and the ESL Classroom (3 credits)
  • TSL 605 Intercultural Communication (3 credits)
  • TSL 610 Teaching Pronunciation (3 credits)
  • TSL 615 Teaching Second Language Reading (3 credits)
  • TSL 620 Teaching Second Language Writing (3 credits)
  • TSL 625 Teaching with Technology (3 credits)
  • TSL 630 TESOL Internship (3 credits)**
  • TSLB 651 Principles of Management (3 credits) **
  • TSLB 652 Principles of Marketing (3 credits) **
  • TSLB 653 Organizational Theory and HR Management (3 credits) **

* TSL 525 must be taken either after or together with TSL 510
** TSL 630 as well as TSLB 651-653 are open to second year MA in TESOL students only (=successful completion of 18 credits / 6 courses)