Prerequisites EDLA520 The Nature of English, EDLA521 TESOL in Practice and EDLA522 Literacy for TESOL
In this unit students will focus on learners at various stages in their English language learning. They will explore fundamental concepts of learner competence in the four macroskills of listening, speaking, reading and writing as well as typical patterns of progress in second language learning. Students will develop skills in responding to learner errors and examine a range of assessment tools. They will conduct a needs analysis of a particular learner and design a program to meet those language and learning needs.