Chinese Language Pedagogy

This course is designed for graduate and undergraduate students who are current or future Chinese language educators.  The objectives include: 1) Students will understand different teaching methods and their underlying philosophies, and be able to articulate his/her own philosophy of teaching; 2) Students will acquire a variety of techniques and design language classes using the expanded repertoire of techniques; 3) Students will know some of the available technological resources for Chinese language teaching and incorporate them in their own teaching; 4) Students will understand the unique challenges for teaching Chinese and make informed choices to teach more meaningfully and effectively; 5) Students will develop ways towards becoming a lifelong learner as a professional Chinese language educator.

Course Rubric: 

CHN 480/580