2019-2020 Catalog 
    
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ESL 613 - Theoretical Foundations of Teaching ESL and Bilingual Students


3 hours
A study of the major theories and principles of language learning and teaching in the fields of English as a Second Language and Bilingual Education.  Attention is given not only to the comparison and contrast of first and second language acquisition, but also to the study of learners’ inter-language and the pragmatic functions of language. ESL-613 includes a 20 clock-hour practicum in a school setting with bilingual or multilingual students which is required to pass the course. GR