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English for Speakers of Other Languages UG Certificate

UNDERGRADUATE CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS CHECK SHEET

This program (equal to a year of preparation) is designed for those seeking a certificate in English for Speakers of Other Languages. Candidates may be awarded this certificate by completing the course of study and 90 clock hours of practicum.

The objective is to provide an opportunity for students to receive the coursework required to teach English for Speakers of Other Languages outside of the public school setting.

Students must complete all courses with a “C-” or better. A minimum of 15 program credits must be completed at EOU. All transfer courses must be transcripted and syllabi must be evaluated for approval by the ESOL team leader. ESOL program practica (90 hours) must be completed at EOU, which includes ED 421L and ED 479.

REQUIRED UNDERGRADUATE CERTIFICATE COURSES: 22 Credits

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
ED 130Cultural Differences in American Education2None
ED 361Foundations of Second Language3None
ED 462Language & Cognition in L2 Learners3None
ED 421Second Language Acquisition and ESOL Strategies3None
ED 421LESOL Strategies Lab1None
ED 446Sociolinguistics3None
ED 479Practicum for ESOL3None
ENGL 316Approaches to Grammar4None

Students must apply for the certificate with their advisor, at least one term prior to their intended graduation.


https://www.eou.edu/academics/files/2018/01/ESOLUndergraduateCertificateChecksheet-1_8_18-PDF.pdf