Suggested 7 Quarter curriculum Paradigm

54 credits total

Most MA-TESOL courses are offered evenings, 4:30–7:05 p.m. Students may attend full- or part-time, enabling them to maintain employment, and deal with other obligations.

As always with courses, please consult the current graduate catalogue for up-to-date information.

10 Quarter Paradigm

Year One
Autumn (9 Credits)
LIN 6145 Phonology 3
LIN 6365 Methods of Foreign Language Teaching 3
TESL 6930 Language Learning Practicum 3
Winter (9 Credits)
LIN 6150 Morphology 3
LIN 6410 Syntax 3
TESL 6300 Technology in Language Teaching 3
Spring (9 Credits)
LIN 6200 Second Language Acquisition 3
TESL 6480 Teaching ESL Writing 3
  [Elective] 3
Summer (9 Credits)
TESL 6400 Teaching ESL Grammar 3
TESL 6500 Teaching Listening and Speaking 3
LIN 6370 Intensive Grammar [Elective] 3
Year Two
Autumn (6 Credits)
TESL 6250 Testing and Curriculum Development 3
TESL 6070 Comparative Religion 3
Winter (6 Credits)
TESL 6581 Teaching ESL Reading 3
TESL 6940 Teaching Practicum Phase I 3
Spring (6 Credits)
TESL 6650 Professional Issues & Ethics 3
TESL 6941 Teaching Practicum Phase II 3
Prerequisites
Foreign Language (1 Year/College Level)
Linguistic Theory (i.e. LIN 2100)

Please note: TESL 6940/6941 should be taken in the last two quarters of your academic program.