FORL Foreign Language

FORL   1090   Selected Topics in Foreign Languages

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Elementary level foreign language topic.

FORL   2090   Intermediate Foreign Language

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Study of a foreign language at the Intermediate level. Continued building upon proficiency skills (speaking, writing, listening, and reading) and cultural understanding. Focus on development of the ability to create with the language, to resolve simple situations, to ask and answer questions, and to begin to describe in detail and to narrate.

FORL   3030   Selected Topics in Foreign Languages

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Study of a topic in Foreign Languages literature, culture, society, thought or language not included in the regular offering. Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture). May be repeated for credit provided a new topic is studied.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FORL   2090 Intermediate II.

FORL   3431   Foreign Languages Methods: P-8

3 Credit Hours.   2 Lecture Hours.   2 Lab Hours.

This course includes the study of the historical, theoretical, and practical dimensions of materials and methodology in foreign language education. Through lectures, discussions and class activities, students will become familiar with the theory and practice of teaching foreign languages at the P-8 level. These activities include the reading and discussion of text materials; development of unit plans, lesson plans, and assessment instruments, evaluation of materials and in-class demonstrations of teaching techniques.

Prerequisite(s): Successful completion of the Pre-Professional Education Black and admission to Teacher Education Program.

FORL   3432   Foreign Languages Methods: 8-12

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course includes the study of the historical, theoretical, and practical dimensions of materials and methodology in foreign language education. Through lectures, discussions and class activities, students will become familiar with the theory and practice of teaching foreign languages at the 9-12 level. These activities include the reading and discussion of text materials; development of unit plans, lesson plans, and assessment instruments, evaluation of materials and in-class demonstrations of teaching techniques.

Prerequisite(s): Successful completion of the Pre-Professional Education Block and admission to Teacher Education Program.

FORL   3750   Internship I - Pre-Student Teaching

3 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   1-15 Lab Hours.

Opportunity to observe and participate in classroom activities in a supervised P-12 public school setting.

FORL   4030   Selected Topics in Foreign Languages

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Study of a topic in Foreign Languages literature, culture society, thought or language not included in the regular offering. Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture). May be repeated for credit provided a new topic is studied.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FORL   2090 Intermediate II.

FORL   4393   Practicum in Foreign Language Education

1-3 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Provides field experience opportunities for students pursuing a bachelor's degree in Spanish, French, or German education to relate principles and theories to actual practice in diverse educational settings.

FORL   4750   Internship II - Student Teaching

12 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   1-12 Lab Hours.

Supervised field-based teaching experiences providing the opportunity to use knowledge and skills in a P-12 public school setting.

FORL   4790   Internship in Foreign Languages

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Internship in non-English language. Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval.

FORL   4890   Directed Study in Foreign Languages

1-3 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Concentrated study of a topic in literature, culture, society thought or language. May be repeated for credit provided a new topic is studied.

Prerequisite(s): Department approval.

FORL   5030G   Selected Topics in Foreign Languages

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Selected topics in foreign languages.

Prerequisite(s): Department approval.

FORL   5500   Foreign Language Exit Exam

0 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This is a non-credit course that is required of BA-Modern Languages majors. Generally to be taken in the final semester of coursework in the language. Offered only in Fall and Spring. Permission of advisor or chair required.

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval. Cross Listing(s): FORL   5500G.

FORL   5500G   Foreign Language Exit Exam

0 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This is a non-credit course that is required of MA-Spanish and MAT-Spanish graduates. Generally to be taken in the final semester of coursework in the language. Offered only in Fall and Spring. Permission of advisor or chair required. Graduate students will be assigned extra work that undergraduates will not be required to do.

Prerequisite(s): Department approval. Cross Listing(s): FORL   5500.

FORL   6431   Foreign Language Methods P-8

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course includes the study of the historical, theoretical, and practical dimensions of materials and methodology in foreign language education. Through lectures, discussions and class activities, students will become familiar with the theory and practice of teaching foreign languages at the P-8 level. These activities include the reading and discussion of text materials; development of unit plans, lesson plans, and assessment instruments, evaluation of materials and in-class demonstrations of teaching techniques.

FORL   6432   Foreign Languages Methods 9-12

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course includes the study of the historical, theoretical, and practical dimensions of materials and methodology in foreign language education. Through lectures, discussions and class activities, students will become familiar with the theory and practice of teaching foreign languages at the 9-12 level. These activities include the reading and discussion of text materials; development of unit plans, lesson plans, and assessment instruments, evaluation of materials and in-class demonstrations of teaching techniques.

FORL   6433   Practicum in Foreign Languages

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course provides field experience opportunities for students pursuing the M.A.T., with content areas in a foreign language to relate principles and theories to actual practice in diverse educational settings.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FORL   6431 and FORL   6432.

FORL   6750   Teaching Internship

9 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Supervised field-based teaching experience providing the opportunity to use knowledge and skills in a grades K-12 setting. for post-baccalaureate teacher certification.