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Teaching English as a Second Language


About the Program
A minor in linguistics requires a minimum of 24 hours, with at least two courses at the 400 level. Teaching English as a second language is one area of specialization in the minor, others include general linguistics and sociolinguistics.

Courses recommended for concentration in teaching English as a second or foreign language include:
LING 410, TESL Practicum, (3)
LING 475, Language Acquisition, (4)
LING 480, TEFL Methodology, (4)
LING 482, TEFL Materials, (4)

Program Contact
For more information about teaching English as a second or foreign language, visit the College of Arts and Sciences' Linguistics Department Web site.