Techniques of Spanish Instruction

Techniques of Spanish Instruction
Instructional strategies and methodological approaches for developing proficiency and intercultural competence in Spanish. Key topics include standards-based lesson planning/curriculum development, use of technology, performance-based assessment, and addressing student diversity.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesSPAN 321
 NoteFor students not enrolled in Spanish teaching major or minor.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Summer
 ProgramsContaining SPAN 376
Course Outcomes

Discuss theories of language learning

Discuss basic theories of language teaching and learning.

Plan units and lessons

Plan Standards-based units and lessons, aligning assessments with learning objectives.

Teach language skills

Teach beginning-level vocabulary, grammar, culture, and the four skills (speaking, listening, reading, writing).

Assess learning

Assess students' language and culture learning.