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Intermediate Level

Approx. 18 hours to complete

Suggested: 3-4 hours a week for 4 weeks...

English

Subtitles: English

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

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Intermediate Level

Approx. 18 hours to complete

Suggested: 3-4 hours a week for 4 weeks...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
21 minutes to complete

Welcome

4 videos (Total 9 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
1 reading
Messages about Respect2m
4 hours to complete

Teaching Adjectives and Adjective Phrases

6 videos (Total 25 min), 4 readings, 4 quizzes
6 videos
A Bag of This or That Activity Part 15m
A Bag of This or That Activity Part 23m
Gift Ideas Activity3m
4 readings
Grammar Videos for Students30m
Check Yourself2m
Interactive Activities20m
Handouts30m
2 practice exercises
Adjectives and Adjective Phrases Practice Quiz20m
Graded Quiz20m
Week
2
4 hours to complete

Teaching Adjective Clauses

5 videos (Total 24 min), 4 readings, 4 quizzes
5 videos
To the Finish Line Activity7m
I Know Someone Activity6m
4 readings
Grammar Videos for Students30m
Check Yourself2m
Interactive Activities30m
Handouts30m
2 practice exercises
Adjective Clauses Practice Quiz16m
Graded Quiz20m
Week
3
3 hours to complete

More about Teaching Adjective Clauses

6 videos (Total 28 min), 3 readings, 4 quizzes
6 videos
Preposition Jeopardy6m
Describe that Habitat Activity5m
Cooperative Crossword Activity6m
3 readings
Grammar Videos for Students20m
Check Yourself2m
Handouts40m
2 practice exercises
More Adjective Clauses Practice Quiz16m
Graded Quiz20m
Week
4
3 hours to complete

Teaching Reduced Adjective Clauses and Appositives

4 videos (Total 17 min), 5 readings, 4 quizzes
5 readings
Grammar Videos for Students15m
Check Yourself2m
Handouts30m
Interactive Activities5m
Learn More10m
2 practice exercises
Reducing Adjective Clauses Practice Quiz16m
Graded Quiz20m

Instructors

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Tamy Chapman

Instructor, International Programs
University of California Irvine Division of Continuing Education
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Meg Parker

Instructor, International Programs
University of California Irvine Extension

About University of California, Irvine

Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI’s unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities in many ways....

About the Teach English: Intermediate Grammar Specialization

This specialization is for ESL teachers and future ESL teachers who want to make their classes more effective and fun. You will learn how to use online videos and activities that ESL teachers at University of California, Irvine created to teach intermediate ESL learners. You will review language-learning pedagogy and best practices for using these resources effectively. This specialization will give any ESL teacher loads of creative ideas for their classrooms....
Teach English: Intermediate Grammar

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  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

  • You will need a way to make videos. You can use a video camera, a web cam, or a smartphone. You may also need some video editing software.

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