University of Mississippi

TESL Courses

Core Requirements: 

    • TESL 542. Teaching English as a Second Language¬†¬†
    • TESL 631. Testing and Assessment in Second Language Acquisition
    • TESL 645. Practicum in Teaching English as a Second Language
    • TESL 647. Cultural Dimensions of Second Language Acquisition
    • TESL 695. Seminar in Second Language Acquisition
    • TESL 592. Modern English Grammar
    • TESL 600. Introduction to Linguistics for Graduate Students
    • TESL 620. Seminar in Sociolinguistics

Optional Courses:

  • TESL 500. Language Use in American Universities
  • LING 501. Descriptive Grammar
  • LING 502. Historical Linguistics
  • LING 503. History of the English Language
  • LING 505. History of the English Language II
  • LING 509. Language Evolution
  • LING 519. Philosophy of Language
  • LING 595. Seminar in Linguistics
  • LING 540. Special Topics in Linguistics I
  • MLLL 541. Special Topics in Linguistics II
  • TESL/LING 545. Indigenous Languages and Pedagogies
  • TESL/LING 552. Intercultural Communication
  • LING 580. World Englishes
  • LING 595. Seminar in Linguistics
  • TESL 612. Graduate Seminar in Syntax
  • LING 613. Research Design and Analysis
  • TESL 614. Graduate Seminar in Phonology
  • LING 615. Fundamentals of Linguistic Science
  • TESL 615. Graduate Seminar in Morphology
  • LING 617. Seminar in Comparative Linguistics
  • TESL 630. Language Program Adminstration
  • LING 639. Directed Research in Linguistics
  • TESL 640. Bilingualism, Education and Identity
  • TESL 646. Language Teacher Research
  • TESL 650. Language Politics and Social Policy
  • LING 655. Advanced Symbolic Logic
  • LING 653. Linguistic Anthropology
  • TESL 660. Introduction to Translation Theory & Practice
  • TESL 672. Research and Practice in Classroom Second Language Acquisition
  • TESL 673. Advanced Methods of Teaching Second Languages
  • TESL 680. Critical Issues in TESL
  • TESL 689. Teaching Second Language Writing
  • TESL 694. Research Methods in Applied Linguistics
  • TESL 697. Thesis