NYU Steinhardt

The Teaching of Foreign Languages: Theory and Practice

  • Course Number: FLGED-GE 2069
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 3/4 (alt)
  • Description: The first method course for foreign language education majors. Course contents include guiding principles and methodology in a variety of approaches to the teaching of foreign languages, specifically in developing auditory comprehension and oral production; teaching, reading and writing, impact of culture; heritage, socioeconomic level, and educational background on language and literacy development as well as human development processes and variations. Also included are skills in motivation, communication, and classroom management.
  • Old Course Number: E29.2069