Foreign Language Education

Teaching Foreign Languages, College and Adult (without teaching certificate)

 Total Points: 30-34

(Chinese, French, Italian, Japanese, and Spanish)

Students seeking a Master's in Foreign Language Education without certification must complete 30-34 units of course work. Courses include linguistic analysis, teaching foreign languages: theory and practice, bilingual multicultural education, and classroom observation seminar.  

 *NOTE:
C
ourses in bold MUST be taken in the semester in which they are listed; 
BILED-GE. 2250 Observation and Seminar Second Language Teaching MUST be taken before LANED-GE. 2035 Internship in Second Language Teaching
May be waived by advisement: LANED-GE.2035 Seminar and Practicum in Adult Second/Foreign Language Education or Multilingual Multicultural Studies Elective

  First Fall Semester

Pts

  One of the Following

  • FLGED-GE. 2069 Teaching Foreign Languages: Theory and Practice
  • TESOL-GE. 2002 Teaching Second Languages: Theory and Practice 

 3

  One of the Following

  • FLGED-GE. 2419 Applied Linguistics in Spanish
  • FLGED-GE. 2129 Advanced French for Teachers of French
  • FLGED-GE. 2417 Applied Linguistics in Chinese
  • A target foreign language course at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS) 

 3-4

  BILED-GE. 2250 Observation and Seminar in Second Language Teaching

 3

  LANED-GE. 2003 Linguistic Analysis

 3

  TOTAL

12

  First Spring Semester

 Pts

  LANED-GE. 2202 The Second Language Classroom: College and Adults

 4

  One of the Following

  • FLGED-GE. 2128 Advanced Spanish for Teachers of Spanish
  • FLGED-GE. 2427 Spanish Syntax for Teachers
  • FLGED-GE. 2027 Applied Linguistics in French
  • FLGED-GE. 2124 Advanced Chinese for Teachers of Chinese
  • A target foreign language course at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS)

 3-4

  One of the Following

  • BILED-GE. 2001 Bilingual Multicultural Education
  • LANED-GE. 2005 Intercultural Perspectives in Multilingual Multicultural Education (Study Abroad Option)

 3

  Multilingual Multicultural Studies Elective Course

 3

  TOTAL

 13

  Second Fall Semester

 Pts

  One of the Following

  • LANED-GE. 2039 Advanced Individual Project
  • LANED-GE. 2099 Culminating Seminar in Multicultural Multilingual Studies

 2-3

  One of the Following (may be waived with advisor's approval)

  • LANED-GE. 2035 Seminar and Practicum in Adult Second/Foreign Language Education*
  • Multilingual Multicultural Studies Elective Course

 3

  Multilingual Multicultural Studies Elective Course

 3

  TOTAL

 8

  TOTAL PTS: 30-34 

 

English Proficiency Requirements for International Students: All International students from non-English-speaking countries must be tested at American Language Institute prior to matriculation to the major program. Based on the test results, one may be exempt from English courses or required to take the following:

__ SESL1-CE.9000- Levels 1-4 Intensive Course at ALI (full-time ALI, no major courses)
__ SESL1-CE.9006- Levels 5-6 Comprehensive Course (part-time ALI plus 1-2 major courses)
__ SESL1-CE.9174- Level 7 Reading/Writing Workshop I (all international students must pass this course; part-time Steinhardt: 2-3 major courses)
__ SESL1-CE.9184 Advanced Workshop in College English (Optional)
__ Exempt from ALI course work (tested out/BA from an English-speaking university, etc.)

*Must obtain advisor's approval.