Literacy in TESL TESD (TESL 36.0)

Recent/Current Offerings

Syllabus / Public content Section Term Instructor
TESL 36 W02 January 2017
TESL 36 W01 September 2016 Jean Campbell (primary instructor)
TESL 36 W01 July 2016 Jean Campbell (primary instructor)
TESL 36 W01 May 2016 Jean Campbell (primary instructor)
TESL 36 W02 January 2016
TESL 36 X02 January 2016 Jean Campbell (primary instructor)


Methods and issues in teaching literacy and numeracy to second language/second dialect learners of English, in either ESL or content-area classes. Examines immigrant, refugee and indigenous Canadian learners in adult, K-12 and family literacy contexts. Defines literacy; skills involved in literacy acquisition; mechanics and techniques for teaching reading, writing and basic numeracy; existing resources and materials development; evaluation and testing of literacy learners; short- and long-term strategies for improving literacy ability; key social and cultural issues in literacy learning.

Prerequisite(s) or Corequisite(s)

TESL 31 or TESL 34; or TEFL 12.

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