Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

Teaching Methods: Language Literacy/English
0.5 Credit

This course will provide an advanced practical and theoretical overview to teaching language literacy/English at the junior and intermediate levels. A variety of topics will be explored including: (1) engaging students in active inquiry using multiple forms of literacy; (2) approaches to teaching; (3) assessment and evaluation strategies; (4) the importance of language literacy as a tool for thinking and learning across the curriculum; (5) understanding the young adolescent literacy learner; and (6) professional leadership.

Additional Course Information
36 hours