What is the course about?

E-LINGO is a blended-learning programme combining online coursework with 5 x 2 days of face-to-face teaching sessions at the University of Education (Freiburg, Southern Germany).

A two-week placement in a language classroom also forms part of the programme.

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Course overview

Semester 1

Face-to- face meeting #1

  • 2 days, Friday and Saturday

Online

  • Unit 1 Working with tasks
  • Unit 2 Understanding how children learn languages
  • Unit 3 Working with words, grammar and sounds
  • Unit 4 Integrating the skills

Face-to- face meeting #2

  • 2 days, Friday and Saturday
Semester 2

Online

  • Unit 5 Working with stories and short literary texts
  • Unit 6 Evaluating teaching resources
  • Unit 7 Integrating subject matter
  • Unit 8 Managing the language classroom

Face-to- face meeting #3

  • 2 days, Friday and Saturday
Semester 3

Online

  • Unit 9 Promoting cultural learning
  • Unit 10 Supporting individual learners
  • Unit 11 Using media
  • Unit 12 Acknowledging and assessing achievement

Face-to- face meeting #4

  • 2 days, Friday and Saturday
Semester 4

Online

  • Writing your Master’s Thesis

Face-to- face meeting #5

  • 2 days, Friday and Saturday

 Final exam