Language Teaching Practicum

In addition to its language programs, the Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures offers courses on teaching methodology and language pedagogy. These classes include a practicum in local primary or secondary schools.

Courses

FLL 380, 381: Second-Language Teaching methodology & Practicum

Students meet with the instructor on a weekly basis to study teaching methodology, language pedagogy, and second-language acquisition theory.  This course also gives students the opportunity to apply what they learn and gain language teaching experience under facultysupervision in local elementary, middle, and high schools. Practicums are available in French, German, Korean, Russian, and Spanish are available.
Prerequisite: 211 or higher, or permission of instructor

Please see the Lafayette Course Catalog for official descriptions of the Second-Language Teaching Practicum and other subjects offered by the Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures.

Please see the Course and Exam Schedule for a current list of courses and times, including special-topics courses not listed in the permanent Course Catalog.

Contact Us

Sidney Donnell, Department Head
404 Pardee Hall
(610) 330-5260
donnells@lafayette.edu

Markus Dubischar, Assistant Head
423 Pardee Hall
(610) 330-5293
dubischm@lafayette.edu

Joli Mellett, Department Secretary
410 Pardee Hall
(610) 330-5252
mellettj@lafayette.edu

Foreign Languages and Literatures
Lafayette College
413 Pardee Hall
Easton, PA 18042
(610) 330-5252
(610) 330-5656 (fax)