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This list relates to the year 2019/2020 which does not start until 01/09/2019
  1. PLEASE NOTE – This reading list is not the final version for the 2019/20 academic year.  Changes to readings may still be made ahead of the start of teaching.

  2. Resources 12 items
    1. Course Textbooks 5 items
      The two set books for this module are:
      1. Introducing second language acquisition - Muriel Saville-Troike, Karen Barto 2017

        Book 

      2. How languages are learned - Patsy Lightbown, Nina Margaret Spada 2013

        Book Core Reading It will be helpful for you to have your own copy of this book

      3. Second Language Learning Theories - Rosamond MitchellFlorence MylesEmma Marsden& 0 more 2019

        Book Core Reading

      4. English language teaching in its social context - Christopher Candlin, Neil Mercer 2001

        Book Core Reading

      5. The Routledge Handbook of English Language Teaching - Graham Hall 2016-5-12

        Book Core Reading Some chapters of this book will be useful for writing assignments.

    2. Journals 6 items
      The following journals are very useful and are all available from UEA online journals or they are open access. Most of the key or suggested articles are in these journals.
    3. Websites 1 item
      You may find the following websites useful:
  3. WEEK 2: FIRST AND SECOND LANGUAGE LEARNING 5 items
    1. Set Readings 2 items
    2. Other Resources 3 items
      1. Introduction to Learning Theories 3/4/2007

        Audio-visual document Further Reading A short lecture (10 minutes) on different theories of learning: behaviourism, cognitivism, humanist, constructivism and social constructivism

  4. WEEK 3: THE SECOND LANGUAGE LEARNER 5 items
    1. Set Readings 2 items
      1. Chapter 3 [in] How languages are learned

        Chapter Core Reading

    2. Further Reading 3 items
      1. ESL students' classroom anxiety - L. J. Zhang 2011

        Article Further Reading

  5. WEEK 4: RESEARCHING THE L2 CLASSROOM 6 items
    1. Set Readings 2 items
      1. Chapter 5 [in] How languages are learned - Patsy Lightbown, Nina Margaret Spada

        Chapter Core Reading

    2. Further Reading and Resources 4 items
      1. Language Choice in Bilingual Classrooms - Dorothy Legarreta 03/1977

        Article Further Reading

      2. "Culture Cap" Classroom Observations

        Webpage Further Reading A document containing a series of classroom observations carried out by students with a focus on sociocultural aspects of learning

  6. WEEK 5: SECOND LANGUAGE TEACHING 8 items
    1. Set reading: 1 item
    2. Other readings: 1 item
    3. Other resources 6 items
      1. Communicative Language Approach 26/1/2012

        Audio-visual document Further Reading

      2. The Grammar Translation Method 11/6/2012

        Audio-visual document Further Reading

  7. WEEK 6: ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING APPROACHES 6 items
    1. Set Readings 1 item
    2. Further Reading 5 items
      1. Reexamining English Only in the ESL Classroom - Elsa Roberts Auerbach 1993

        Article Further Reading

  8. WEEK 8: RESEARCHING APPROACHES TO SECOND LANGUAGE LEARNING 3 items
    1. Set Readings 1 item
    2. Further Reading 2 items
  9. WEEK 9: IMMERSION, CONTENT-BASED AND BILINGUAL CLASSROOMS 7 items
    1. Set Readings 1 item
    2. Further Reading and Resources 6 items
      1. Appleton Bilingual School - Total Physical Response 28/5/2013

        Audio-visual document Further Reading Bilingual classroom

      2. Language Choice in Bilingual Classrooms - Dorothy Legarreta 03/1977

        Article Further Reading

      3. Is immersion education appropriate for all students? - Karine S. Gaffney February 1999

        Article Further Reading

  10. WEEK 10: POST METHODS: TEACHER AND LEARNER STRATEGIES AND NEEDS ANALYSIS 13 items
    1. Key Readings 2 items
      1. Chapter 9: "Beyond Methods" [in] English language teaching in its social context - J. C. Richards

        Chapter Core Reading

    2. Further Reading and Resources 11 items
      1. There Is No Best Method-Why? - N. S. Prabhu 22/1990

        Article Core Reading

      2. Using L1 in the L2 classroom - C. W. Schweers

        Document Further Reading

      3. Observing Standards-in-Action: ESL Classroom Lesson 1/4/2010

        Audio-visual document Further Reading In this video you can watch a language lesson being taught to a group of adult language learners

      4. Training videos - elt-training.com

        Webpage Further Reading Follow this link to watch short training videos in various techniques and activities used in the ELT classroom

  11. WEEK 11: TESTING LANGUAGE, ASSESSING LEARNING 12 items
    1. Set Readings 7 items
      1. There is no set reading for this session. Instead, you are invited to look at the journal Language Testing and choose a national context, educational level and or/ aspect of language testing that particularly interests you for discussion in the seminar. Here are some examples:

    2. Other Resources 5 items
      1. Using Assessment To Guide Instruction: Lecture

        Webpage Further Reading Dr Paratore talks about using assessment in the classroom

      2. The two main language tests taken by international graduate students:

      3. IELTS Free Practice tests to develop your exam technique

        Webpage  also: http://www.ielts.org/test_takers_information/test_sample.aspx

  12. WEEK 12: TUTORIALS 0 items