"NEW! Beginning July 2013, you will be required to take the TESOL - Teaching Grammar course as part of the certificate program. You may take online and classroom courses in any combination to earn the 120-hour certificate.
If you began your coursework prior to July 2013, you may combine online and classroom courses NOT INCLUDING Teaching Grammar, to earn a 100 to 120 hour certificate, depending on courses taken.
TESOL Linguistics covers immersion in the elements constituting language: phonology, morphology, phonetics, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, and how language is learned across age levels.
Research, discussions, group projects and reports are all part of the coursework in the Linguistics class for TESOL.
Textbook: "An Introduction to Language," Author: Fromkin, Rodman, Hyams, Publisher: Wadsworth Publising, 10th Ed, ISBN: 9781133310686. Contact us for a list of alternative sources if you are having trouble finding a book. The textbook is also available as an Ebook.
This course earns 3 PLUs. Prerequisite: You must establish and maintain an account on the Moodle Distance Learning system, have access to the internet and email to participate in this class.
100% refund for all withdrawals or transfers made three or more business days (Monday - Friday) before the first day of class.
80% refund for all withdrawals or transfers made one or two business days (Monday - Friday) before the first day of class.
0% refund for all withdrawals or transfers made the day class begins or anytime following.
Refunds: If you paid by check, refunds are processed in approximately 4 to 6 weeks. If you paid by credit card, your account will be credited.