Course Image TECHNOLOGY IN TEACHING ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE

The use of computers and the Internet in language teaching is expanding rapidly. This course will not only focus on computers in language learning but also the more traditional aspect of materials development such as the use of flash cards and other simpler visual aids. The history of Computer Assisted Language Learning or CALL will be discussed, including the use of visual aids and language games in the classroom. Also discussed is the use of technology (computers & web resources) in teaching reading, writing, listening and speaking.