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Intermediate Level

Approx. 19 hours to complete

Suggested: 4-5 hours/week for 4 weeks...

English

Subtitles: English, Arabic

Learner Career Outcomes

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Intermediate Level

Approx. 19 hours to complete

Suggested: 4-5 hours/week for 4 weeks...

English

Subtitles: English, Arabic

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
21 minutes to complete

Welcome

4 videos (Total 9 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
4 videos
Meet Your Teachers56s
Sequencing Grammar Lessons4m
Teacher Talk2m
1 reading
Message2m
5 hours to complete

Teaching Nouns, Articles, and Quantifiers

6 videos (Total 30 min), 4 readings, 4 quizzes
6 videos
Commentary on Teaching Nouns, Articles, and Quantifiers Part 16m
Commentary on Teaching Nouns, Articles, and Quantifiers Part 25m
Our Comfort Recipes Activity5m
Under One Roof Activity6m
Health Guru Activity5m
4 readings
Grammar Videos for Students30m
Check Yourself2m
Interactive Activities10m
Handouts20m
2 practice exercises
Practice Quiz20m
Graded Quiz24m
Week
2
4 hours to complete

Teaching Gerunds, Infinitives, and Requests and Permission

7 videos (Total 26 min), 4 readings, 4 quizzes
7 videos
Commentary on Teaching Gerunds Part 14m
Commentary on Teaching Gerunds Part 23m
Informal Assessments2m
Gambling Gerunds and Infinitives Activity5m
Mix and Mingle Activity Part 14m
Mix and Mingle Activity Part 24m
4 readings
Grammar Videos for Students20m
Check Yourself2m
Interactive Activities10m
Handouts30m
2 practice exercises
Practice Quiz18m
Graded Quiz22m
Week
3
5 hours to complete

Teaching Confusing Word Forms

6 videos (Total 27 min), 4 readings, 4 quizzes
6 videos
Commentary on Teaching Confusing Word Forms7m
Formal Assessments3m
Spin It Activity4m
Behind Closed Doors Activity5m
Nonsense Narrative Activity5m
4 readings
Grammar Videos for Students30m
Check Yourself2m
Interactive Activities10m
Handouts30m
2 practice exercises
Practice Quiz20m
Graded Quiz22m
Week
4
5 hours to complete

Teaching Phrasal Verbs and Collocations

5 videos (Total 23 min), 5 readings, 4 quizzes
5 videos
Commentary on Teaching Phrasal Verbs and Collocations5m
Phrasal Verbs Relay7m
What's Your Alibi Part 16m
What's Your Alibi Part 24m
5 readings
Grammar Videos for Students30m
Check Yourself2m
Interactive Activities10m
Handouts30m
Learn More10m
2 practice exercises
Practice Quiz18m
Graded Quiz20m
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By AAJan 3rd 2017

I think that this course is easy to learn and to practice the theory on the assignments, which were given. Thank you very much!

Instructors

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Tamy Chapman

Instructor, International Programs
University of California Irvine Division of Continuing Education
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Helen Nam

Instructor
International Programs, UCI Extension

About University of California, Irvine

Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI’s unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities in many ways....

About the Teach English: Intermediate Grammar Specialization

This specialization is for ESL teachers and future ESL teachers who want to make their classes more effective and fun. You will learn how to use online videos and activities that ESL teachers at University of California, Irvine created to teach intermediate ESL learners. You will review language-learning pedagogy and best practices for using these resources effectively. This specialization will give any ESL teacher loads of creative ideas for their classrooms....
Teach English: Intermediate Grammar

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

  • You will need a way to make videos of your teaching. You can use a video camera, a web cam, or a smartphone. You may also need some video editing software.

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