In this course, students will focus on the theory and best practice instructional methodology, and resources used for the teaching of listening and speaking skills to English language learners. The course also introduces students to a variety of skills, strategies and resources for enhancing the teaching and learning of listening and speaking skills. Students are introduced to basic assessment tools for the evaluation of speaking and listening skills and the potential uses of technology in the ESL/EFL classroom.
Students in the Listening and Speaking course will experience an interactive and student-centred learning environment. In this course students are actively involved in small group learning and peer-learning events. Throughout the course students are encouraged to self-reflect on their language teaching practice.
Note: TESO 1267 Teaching Listening & Speaking is equivalent to TESO 1105 Teaching Listening & Speaking
Prerequisite or taken concurrently: TESOL 1101 TESOL Overview.
Course code: TESO 1267
Length: 30 hours
Course outline: viewhttps://www.vcc.ca/deptUploads/course-outlines/TESO-1267.pdf
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.