NYU Steinhardt

The Teaching of Foreign Languages: Theory & Practice

  • Course Number: FLGD-GE 9069
  • 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. Offered only for Joint Degree Students in Paris and Madrid.
  • Old Course Number: E29.9069