Listed below are the requirements for the TESOL Graduate Certificate.
Credits and Courses
Students are required to complete the six courses (18 credits) plus teaching internship (3 credits) outlined below.
|LINGUIS/MALLT 708||Proseminar in Linguistics||3|
|LINGUIS 810||Methodologies in English Language Teaching||3|
|LINGUIS 720||Introduction to Second Language Acquisition||3|
|LINGUIS 741||Introduction to TESOL Methods||3|
|LINGUIS 430G||Language and Society||3|
|or ANTHRO 570G||Issues in Bilingualism|
|Select one of the following:||3|
|Applied Educational Linguistics|
|Language, Power, and Identity|
|First Language Acquisition|
|Introduction to Phonology|
|Introduction to Syntax|
|Language in its Various Forms:|
|Historical and Comparative Linguistics|
|Oral Language, Cognition, and Literacy|
|Seminar in Linguistics: (Subtitle)|
|LINGUIS 869||Practicum in Teaching ESL to Adult Learners||3|
No more than 6 credits may be taken at an institution other than UWM. These courses are subject to Graduate School transfer policy and must be approved by the director of the certificate program. Students who have completed any of the required courses for undergraduate credit must substitute other courses at the graduate level, selected in consultation with the certificate program coordinator to fulfill the credit requirements.