Courses & Units

TESOL Futures and Digital Technologies EDP718

Launceston

Introduction

This unit investigates the implementation of current digital technologies in TESOL and considers the future of language learning and teaching utilising technology. The unit will include: Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL), affordances of digital technologies and applications, Second-Language Acquisition (SLA) and theoretical basis for using digital technologies in language teaching, particularly in the context of TESOL, as well as future research trends.

Summary

Unit name TESOL Futures and Digital Technologies
Unit code EDP718
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Education
Discipline Education
Coordinator Doctor Mairin Hennebry-Leung
Available as student elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 2 Off-Campus International Domestic

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International students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 11/7/2022 9/8/2022 29/8/2022 16/10/2022

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Learning Outcomes

  • Identify and critically reflect on issues relating to CALL in language education.
  • Analyse approaches to research in the field of technology-enhanced language instruction.
  • Engage with up-to-date theory and research pertaining to the field of CALL to draw theoretically informed classroom implications
  • Effectively communicate key ideas relating to theory and practice in CALL, demonstrating constructive engagement with the wider professional community.
  • Apply advanced knowledge of a range of digital technologies to teaching English as a second or foreign language practice.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
070115 $498.00 $498.00 not applicable $2,108.00
  • Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
  • FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4

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Requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

EDP718

Teaching

AssessmentStudent's Own Selection (70%)|Discussion posts (online) (30%)
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Textbooks

Required

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