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Explore practical approaches to language teaching—and put them into practice.

This 40-hour course presents a practical modern-grammar and communicative approach to teaching English as a second or additional language in an English-speaking country or as a foreign language in another country. The focus is on developing curriculum and lessons for teaching written and spoken English for formal and informal communication in the workplace, the community, and the school. 


Format: Classroom

Hours: 40 hours / 4 CEUs

Where: UGA's Gwinnett campus

When: Feb. 27 - Mar. 26, 2016

Cost: $389 + textbook

We will explore the traditional and contemporary approaches to language teaching. The class will practice developing programs, courses, and lessons, and will perform teaching activities. In addition, we examine content-based language learning, computer-assisted learning, and online delivery component for teaching and learning.

This course, which requires the student to purchase a textbook, can be taken as an individual study or as one of the four modules of the Global TESOL Certificate Program. 

Who Should Attend?

  • Individuals interested in teaching English to speakers of other languages
  • Teachers, instructors or trainers
  • Au pairs
  • Translators

Course Information

Course Number: 


Course Date: 
Saturday, February 27, 2016 to Saturday, March 26, 2016
Course Date Info: 

Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Course Format:
60% Classroom
40% Online

University of Georgia Gwinnett Campus
2530 Sever Rd NW, Lawrenceville, GA 30043
United States
Course Fee(s): 

$389 – Single module plus textbook

Textbook must be purchased by the student

Continuing Education Information: 

Certificate of Completion from the University of Georgia
4 CEUs