Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction – TESOL Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes

The UMKC MA in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in TESOL program prepares students to:

  1. Gain a wide repertoire of appropriate methods and techniques for teaching English learners
  2. Acquire knowledge of second language acquisition and learning theories and how they relate to methods and classroom applications
  3. Acquire a knowledge base in linguistics with focus on English structure, its use and functions in society
  4. Develop skills for the planning and implementation of standards-based ESL/EFL content-based instruction
  5. Acquire the ability to work with students from different cultures