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English Grammar Structure and Methods

English Grammar Structure and Methods

Course Number: EDUC X431

3 units

Prepares you to deliver grammar lessons in ESL/EFL classrooms by providing instruction on the English grammar structures, as well as effective principles, methods, and techniques for teaching.  You examine grammatical terminology and analyze grammatical structures for the purposes of instruction.  Also discussed:

  • current approaches to teaching grammar
  • activity types
  • materials and resources
  • assessment and error correction techniques           

After observing a grammar class and developing an original lesson plan, you deliver a grammar lesson, following a prescribed format, and complete a written analysis of grammar teaching. This is a graduate level class. 

Available Sections

Starting Jun 27

181IEL104

Starting Jun 27
181IEL104

Course Fees

$500 Early Bird Discount ends on Jun 21
$550 after Jun 21

Instructor

John Moran [ bio ]

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John Moran, M.S., TESOL Emphasis, also holds Professional Certificates in Human Resources and Marketing. He has more than 15 years of experience teaching English as a Second Language to international students in Japan and the U.S., and specializes in teaching business English and grammar.

Schedule:

Wed 5:30 pm-8:30 pm
Jun 27 - Sep 5, 2018

No class on Wednesday, July 4th.

10 Meetings

Location:

UCR Extension Center

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Section Notes:

None.

Textbook:

Mandatory
"Grammar for English Language Teachers"
Parrot, Martin
ISBN: 978-0-52-171204-0

Mandatory
"How to Teach Grammar"
Thornbury, Scott
ISBN: 978-0-58-233932-3

Starting Jun 25

181IEL114

Starting Jun 25
181IEL114

Course Fees

$500 Early Bird Discount ends on Jun 19
$550 after Jun 19

Instructor

Sapir Levin [ bio ]

close [x] Sapir M. Levin, M.Ed., UCR, ESL Instructor, Fontana High School, holds a professional certificate in TEFL, and specializes in teaching reading, writing, and speaking and listening classes to all levels of language learners.

Schedule:

Begins:
Jun 25 - Sep 7, 2018

Location:

Online Course Moodle

Section Notes:

None.

Textbook:

Mandatory
"How to Teach Grammar"
Thornbury, Scott
ISBN: 978-0-58-233932-3

Mandatory
"An Introduction to English Grammar"
Nelson, G. & Greenbaum, S.
ISBN: 978-1-315-72031-9

Prerequisites

Students pursuing a TESOL Certificate must meet program entrance requirements. Advanced academic writing skills and advanced grammatical knowledge are recommended.

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 181IEL104

Dates: Jun 27 - Sep 5, 2018

Time: 5:30 pm-8:30 pm

Instructor: John Moran

Textbook: Mandatory
"Grammar for English Language Teachers"
Parrot, Martin
ISBN: 978-0-52-171204-0 Mandatory
"How to Teach Grammar"
Thornbury, Scott
ISBN: 978-0-58-233932-3

Location: UCR Extension Center

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 181IEL114

Dates: Jun 25 - Sep 7, 2018

Instructor: Sapir Levin

Textbook: Mandatory
"How to Teach Grammar"
Thornbury, Scott
ISBN: 978-0-58-233932-3 Mandatory
"An Introduction to English Grammar"
Nelson, G. & Greenbaum, S.
ISBN: 978-1-315-72031-9

Location: Online Course

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