Resource Courses for instructors of the Anaheim University David Nunan TESOL Institute for Language Education. 

The online TESOL certification program at Anaheim University is designed for teachers, teachers in preparation or intending teachers. It offers a practical introduction to language teaching and links practice to theory and research. The program offers students the opportunity of developing a solid pedagogical foundation through instruction in the following areas:
  • Language teaching methodology
  • Listening
  • Speaking
  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Pronunciation
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Discourse
  • Content-based instruction
  • Using coursebooks
  • Computer-assisted language learning
  • Learning styles and strategies
  • Learner autonomy in the classroom
  • Classroom-based assessment
The online TESOL certification program at Anaheim University is designed for teachers, teachers in preparation or intending teachers. It offers a practical introduction to language teaching and links practice to theory and research. The program offers students the opportunity of developing a solid pedagogical foundation through instruction in the following areas:
  • Language teaching methodology
  • Listening
  • Speaking
  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Pronunciation
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Discourse
  • Content-based instruction
  • Using coursebooks
  • Computer-assisted language learning
  • Learning styles and strategies
  • Learner autonomy in the classroom
  • Classroom-based assessment

When someone teaches, they usually employ a range of activities in certain conditions that form an approach. When an approach has a theoretical background to it, it is a methodology. In this course, we look at different methodologies for TESOL, with an emphasis on the theory, principles, and procedures of the Communicative Method. However, in practice, most teachers employ a range of methodologies.