SYLLABUS DESIGN

Course Information
TitleΣΧΕΔΙΑΣΜΟΣ ΑΝΑΛΥΤΙΚΟΥ ΠΡΟΓΡΑΜΜΑΤΟΣ / SYLLABUS DESIGN
CodeΓλ3-450
FacultyPhilosophy
SchoolEnglish Language and Literature
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID600007068

Programme of Study: 2018-2019

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective CoursesWinter/Spring-6

Class Information
Academic Year2016 – 2017
Class PeriodSpring
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
600067842
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
Required Courses
  • Γλ3-329 THE CLASSROOM: PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE
  • Γλ3-342 TEACHING ENGLISH FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES
  • Γλ3-327 STRATEGIES OF LANGUAGE LEARNING AND COMMUNICATION
  • Γλ3-326 METHODOLOGY OF TEACHING FOREIGN LANGUAGES
General Prerequisites
Students must already know about general methods and methodologies of teaching EFL, and be very competent users of English language.
Learning Outcomes
Students will leave knowing several types of syllabi. They will be able to examine a syllabus they meet and decide what drove its design and use. They will be able to assess the value of each syllabus. They should be able to see what type of teaching material fits any particular syllabus.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Be critical and self-critical
Course Content (Syllabus)
A general framework is presented within which students will be able to evaluate a syllabus type both a) by examining and judging its design, and b) by assessing how useful it would be to use it with the learners they will encounter. They will also learn how the syllabus they are working with can be adapted to make its use more efficient.
Keywords
design, run. evaluate, inventory, syllabus, curriculum, materials, beliefs
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Interactive excersises
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures391.6
Reading Assigment130.5
Written assigments50.2
Exams50.2
Total622.5
Student Assessment
Description
Final 2½ hrs examination with 3 equally weighted compulsory questions that demand both theoretical and practical knowledge. OR only in exceptional cases a student may do a full project of at least 4000 words. Answers MUST be focussed on Syllabus Design. They may included knowledge about teaching approaches and methodology, but scores will be lowered if the emphasis is on those.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Classroom Decision-Making: Negotiation and Process Syllabuses in Practice Michael P. Breen & Andrew Littlejohn CUP 2005
Additional bibliography for study
Language Curriculum Design I.S.P Nation, John Macalister - 2009 Routledge
Last Update
22-12-2016