In this course, students will focus on the theory and best practice instructional methodology used for teaching pronunciation. Topics include basic English phonetics and phonology. The students learn to diagnose and correct the pronunciation errors of English language learners. As well Diploma students will design and micro-teach from a pronunciation-based lesson plan.
Students in the Pronunciation course will experience an interactive and student-centred learning environment. Students are actively involved in peer-learning events as well as independent course-related learning tasks. Students will be involved in an intense introduction into the English sound and pronunciation system.
Note: TESO 1127 Teaching Pronunciation is equivalent to TESO 1108 Teaching Pronunciation
Prerequisite or taken concurrently: TESOL 1101 TESOL Overview.
Course code: TESO 1127
Length: 30 hours
Course outline: viewhttps://www.vcc.ca/deptUploads/course-outlines/TESO-1127.pdf
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.