Advanced Pedagogical Grammar

Provider: Canadian College of Educators 

Course Description: This course is designed for TESL Ontario Accredited Language Instructors seeking PTCT in teaching Advanced Grammar. Topics include: why teach grammar, what is advanced grammar, form and function, lexical categories, methodologies and strategies in pedagogical grammar, lesson planning, grammar within the Canadian Language Benchmarks, and instructional grammar resources. The course also includes a brief review of parts of speech, irregular verbs, verb tenses and a more in depth exploration of advanced grammatical structures such as the passive, causative verbs, conditionals, modals, sentence constituents, word order, complex sentences, nominals, alternations and subordinate clauses, while incorporating how to effectively teach these. You can start this course at any time. You can start this course at any time.

Modality: Blended
Duration: 20 hours online and one 5-hour in-class session
Site Location: Canadian College of Educators, 2345 Stanfield Road, Mississauga  ON L4Y 3Y3 (closest intersection Queensway/Stanfield Rd. in between Cawthra and Dixie)*Registrants permanently residing more than 100 km from the campus in Mississauga may participate in the in-class session via Skype.

Contact: Carmen Valero 
Tel: 905-896-0000
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