SG8001 - Teaching Students: First Steps

Offering Academic Unit
Chow Yei Ching School of Graduate Studies
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester

a Pass in SG8002

Exemptions from this prerequisite are granted to students who have achieved an overall band score of IELTS of 6.5 or above with a score of the speaking component of 6.5 or above; or an overall score of 79 or above in TOEFL internet-based test or 550 or above in paper-based test or 213 or above in computer-based test with a score of 20 or above in the speaking section of TOEFL iBT or its equivalent in the paper-based or computer-based TOEFL tests.

Exemptions can also be granted on a case-by-case basis to students who show proof that they are native speakers of English and to those who have successfully completed a master’s degree majoring in English studies (e.g. Linguistics in English, English Literature, Teaching English as a Second Language, etc.).

Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2021/22, Semester B 2021/22

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The course aims to prepare participants to undertake a limited teaching role with undergraduate and postgraduate students, and provides an introduction to the basic theoretical knowledge and practical skills required to begin teaching at university.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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