Explore the complexities of English language structures and how and when they are used (pragmatics) in this TEFL certificate course.
You will learn how best to teach and integrate the practice of various highly specialized features of English grammar in all types of ESL and EFL lessons. Syntactic variations related to gender, age, socio-economics, and other factors will be examined.
Focus on the following structures:
- noun phrase in detail, quantifiers, count and non-count distinctions and plurals: regular and irregular
- adjectives and adjective clauses
- modals and conditional clauses
- clauses, conjunctions, and sentence parameters
- collocations and cognates
Note: A strong command of English is a prerequisite for this course. (iBT TOEFL:80, TOEIC:760).
Advanced Analysis of English Sentence Structure I and Advanced Analysis of English Sentence Structure II do have to be taken in any particular order.
Course Number: LING-40075
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Teaching English as a Foreign Language
+ Expand All
7/11/2023 - 9/14/2023
Synchronous web-based class meetings that are scheduled to meet online at published times (time/date).
Elizabeth Bredeck has been an instructor at the UC San Diego English Language Institute since 2012. Prior to that she was a member of the UC San Diego Literature Department for 13 years, designing and teaching courses in German language, literature, and culture. She supervised graduate teaching assistants, and was a reader for the AP German language exam. Her publications include a book on the language philosopher Fritz Mauthner (1992).
She joined UC San Diego's English Language Institute after earning her TEFL certificate and teaching English at the university in Goettingen, Germany. Partial to courses with an academic focus, she especially enjoys teaching grammar and reading. A member of CATESOL, she is also a freelance translator, most recently of The Jewish Body. A Hi...Read More
No information available at this time.
No refunds after: 7/14/2023.
Early Enrollment Discount: $475 ($500 if enrolled after 6/21/2023).
Synchronous web-based class meetings that
are scheduled to meet online at published dates and
You will have access to your online course on the
published start date OR 1 business day after your
enrollment is confirmed, if you enroll on or after the
published start date.
To login to your course, go to your MyExtension
account, select My Courses, select this course and then
click the link that appears under Online Provider.
|7/11/2023||Tue||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|7/13/2023||Thu||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|7/18/2023||Tue||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|7/20/2023||Thu||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|7/25/2023||Tue||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|7/27/2023||Thu||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|8/1/2023||Tue||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|8/3/2023||Thu||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|8/8/2023||Tue||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|8/10/2023||Thu||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|8/15/2023||Tue||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|8/17/2023||Thu||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|8/22/2023||Tue||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|8/24/2023||Thu||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|8/29/2023||Tue||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|8/31/2023||Thu||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|9/5/2023||Tue||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|9/7/2023||Thu||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|9/12/2023||Tue||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|9/14/2023||Thu||3:30 p.m.||5:00 p.m.|
There are no sections of this course currently scheduled. Please contact the International Programs - Bldg. E department at 858-534-6784 or email@example.com for information about when this course will be offered again.