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2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (June 2015) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Teaching Adults English as a Second Language - MS in Adult Learning


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Education professionals gain the tools and strategies they need to help meet the growing demand for English language instructors. They explore essential theories and concepts of second language acquisition. Educators examine basic principles and best practices in the field as they prepare to plan lessons, design assessments, and conduct evaluations for adult learners. This specialization will help educators create effective environments for adults learning English as a second language.

Degree Requirements


  • 36 total semester credits
  • Foundation course (3 sem. cr.)
  • Core courses (21 sem. cr.)
  • Specialization courses (9 sem. cr.)
  • Capstone course (3 sem. cr.)
  • Minimum 6 semesters enrollment

Specialization Curriculum