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ALN 610 English Syntax

Lead Faculty: Dr. Azita Mokhtari

Course Description

This course covers English grammatical structures which are central in TESL and TEFL teaching. Form, meaning and use will be studied. The pedagogical component of the course will provide ways to analyze learners' oral and written language organize grammar information for learners and help them practice structures communicatively.

Learning Outcomes

  • Use the overview of syntactic features of American English re teaching of English as a second/foreign language.
  • Use their gained understanding of the English syntax, to develop activities for teaching grammar.
  • Evaluate current materials for teaching grammar.
  • Conduct research in areas of grammar, syntax, and the intersection of syntax with the area