TESOL Speaking and Listening Methods

TESOL Speaking and Listening Methods

Course Number: EDUC X331.03

3 units

Provides instruction on effective principles, methods, and techniques for teaching listening, speaking and related skills to learners of English.  You examine an integrated-skills based, student-centered approach that promotes communicative and authentic language teaching. You also experience and analyze activities and techniques that support effective instruction, including activities in:

  • vocabulary
  • pronunciation
  • fluency

After observing a listening/speaking class taught and developing an original lesson plan, you deliver a speaking/listening lesson, following a prescribed format. Finally, you reflect on your teaching and professional growth.  Advanced academic writing skills, or successful completion of Fundamentals of Academic Writing, are recommended.

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Starting Jan 17


Starting Jan 17

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Matthew Kutter [ bio ]

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Matthew Kutter, M.Ed., TESOL and Adult Education Emphasis, has been teaching English as a Second Language and English as a Foreign Language, as well as conducting TESOL teacher training, for more than 15 years. He spent four years living, working, and traveling in Indonesia. Mr. Kutter assisted in the design and implementation of the teacher training portfolio for UCR’s Professional Certificate in TESOL, and has been instrumental in curriculum design and piloting.


Thu 5:00 pm-8:00 pm
Jan 17 - Mar 21, 2019

10 Meetings

Online Enrollment not available for this course. Please see section notes for instructions on how to enroll.


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Section Notes:



"Teaching ESL/EFL Speaking & Listening"

ISBN: 978-0-41-598970-1


Students pursuing a TESOL Certificate must meet program entrance requirements. Advanced academic writing skills are recommended prior to taking this class.

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No Applicable Certificates

Available Sections


Section No.: 183IEL202

Dates: Jan 17 - Mar 21, 2019

Time: 5:00 pm-8:00 pm

Instructor: Matthew Kutter

Textbook: Mandatory
"Teaching ESL/EFL Speaking & Listening"

ISBN: 978-0-41-598970-1

Location: UCR Extension Center

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