Prerequisite: LING 6000 or. Corequisite: LING 6000.
Meets with LING 5810. An examination of approaches and methods in second language teaching, as well as the theories of language and language acquisition on which they are based. Discussion of current assessment procedures. Open only to the following: current graduate teaching assistants and teaching fellows in the Department of Languages and Literature, TESOL Certificate candidates in good standing, and MA Linguistics candidates. Graduate students are expected to perform at a superior level.