College of Humanities & Fine Arts

Goals and Objectives

The program is designed for graduate students interested in the effective teaching and learning of international languages. In general, our language professionals

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of language learners in foreign/second language contexts.
  2. Develop competencies in and demonstrate knowledge of foreign/second language curriculum, instruction, and assessment guided by state and national standards.
  3. Develop competencies in and demonstrate knowledge of the target language and culture(s).
  4. Engage in professional development that advances accomplished teaching of international languages and effective utilization of an ever expanding interdisciplinary knowledge base for the benefit of language learners.