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ECL755 - Professional Practice in TESOL or LOTE

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:R Arber



Student must be enrolled in course E752, E753, E754, or E756.

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.

Professional Experience: Students will be required to complete a 22 day teaching practicum.


This unit requires participants to undertake a teaching practicum in a second/foreign language classroom, and to reflect on their experience. It enables students to demonstrate their understandings of second language pedagogy gained in their study of this and other units in their course through undertaking a 22 day practicum in an appropriate TESOL or LOTE setting.


Demonstrate competency in classroom TESOL teaching (satisfactory/not satisfactory);

demonstrate competence in the use of the target language (satisfactory/not satisfactory);

produce a professional teaching portfolio (3000 words equivalent, 60%); and

complete a report based on the practicum experience (2000 words, 40%).

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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