ESC 424: Teaching Foreign Languages in Middle and High School.
3 hours, lecture; 2 hours, lab; 4 credits. Methods and materials for teaching foreign languages at middle and high school levels. Developing communicative competence, academic literacy through the four skills, and crosscultural awareness in a language other than English. Curriculum development; use of relevant technology; current standards; lesson planning; instructional strategies; inclusion of special populations; and assessment. PREREQ: A cumulative index of 3.0 or better in ESC 301, 302, and 409; completion of at least 50 percent of the credits in the student's major, with a minimum 2.7 cumulative GPA; submission of scores on the NYS LAST examination to the Division of Education Office.
Last modified: 5/13/2013