Student Learning Outcomes
At the completion of the program, the student will be able to:
- Demonstrate knowledge of the nature of second-language learning, interpret current research as it applies to language teaching, and develop the capacity to apply principles of language-teaching in a variety of contexts.
- Critically examine and evaluate his own teaching as well as current language-teaching materials and practices.
- Demonstrate his/her ability to think creatively about teaching English as a second language in order to provide leadership in the field of language teaching.
- Critically assess issues around educational changes and cultural identity, as well as second language acquisition and use in multilingual societies and communities.