Diploma in TESOL Studies (One-Year)

Program Description
Program Objectives
Course Requirements

Program Description
A one-year program of TESOL studies for lay persons who possess a bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a recognized college or university.

Program Objectives
Graduation from this program should enable the student to demonstrate:

1. Competence to teach English to speakers of other languages to a variety of ability and in a diversity of contexts.
2. An appreciation for cultural diversity
3. A basic understanding of the Bible.
4. Commitment to the Church's worldwide mission of gospel proclamation discipleship and social change.

Course Requirements

Bible   (6 credits)
NT 416      New Testament Introduction  3

OT 417      Old Testament Introduction  3

Church Mission and Ministry   (3 credits)
one of the following two courses:   

 PC 431      Personal Development and Ministry
 PT 540      Spiritual Formation  

TESOL   (15 credits)
TSL 411  Applied Linguistics I  3

TSL 412 Second Language Acquisition 3
TSL 413 Applied Linguistics II  3
TSL 414 Methods and Material in TESOL 3
TSL 417  TESOL Practicum  3

Total Credits     24

If you would like more information about this program, please feel free to submit a Request for Information or speak to an admissions counsellor at 431-5200 (local) or 1 (800) 567-4988.