Research in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (7997LHS)

In order to develop best practice as an educator it is essential to know how to address specific issues that emerge in your teaching practice and develop evidence-based classroom practice. This course will support you in the critical evaluation of published research as well as developing practical research skills. You will develop a strong working knowledge of core traditions and paradigmatic choices for research in the TESOL field. You will learn how to apply theoretical paradigms to deploy specific research methods and develop practical skills to be able to conduct high quality research using both quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods. This course provides you with the foundation to critically evaluate and conduct independent research.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level


Student contribution band

Band 1

Usually available

Nathan Trimester 1

Course offerings and timetables


Key dates

Course start date
25 February 2019
Last day to add a course
10 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
24 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
28 April 2019

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (11642) Open Thursday 18:00 - 19:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 12
N53 0.58
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus