NYU Steinhardt

The Teaching of Foreign Languages: Theory and Practice

  • Course Number: FLGED-UE 1999
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 4
  • Description: The first method course for foreign language education majors. Course contents include guiding principles & methodology in a variety of approaches to the teaching of foreign languages, specifically in developing auditory comprehension & oral production; teaching, reading & writing, impact of culture; heritage, socioeconomic level, & educational background on language & literacy development as well as human development processes & variations. Also included are skills in motivation, communication, & classroom management.
  • Old Course Number: E29.1999