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Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2019

English as a Second Language

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The minor in English as a Second Language Studies consists of a minimum of 18 semester hours.  This minor does not qualify the student for initial teacher licensure in North Carolina.  Hours completed, however, may be used to satisfy requirements in an approved program.


Required Courses (15 hours total)

Course Number Course Title  Semester Hours
ESL 3302 Foundations of Second Language Acquisition     3
ESL 2310 Englishes of the World     3
ESL 2305 Language, Culture, and Cross-cultural Interaction     3
ESL  Language and Society     3



Electives (3 hours) Select a minimum of three semester hours from the following courses.

Course Number Course Title  Semester Hours
ESL 3300 Cultural Aspects of ESL Teaching and Learning    3
ESL 3301 ESL Grammar for Teachers    3
ESL 3303 Effective Teaching Methods in ESL    3
ESL 3308 Literacy Strategies for ESL Learners    3
  Sub-total    3

                                  Total 18 credit hours

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