Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey. Formerly the Monterey Institute of International Studies.

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Applied Linguistics Capstone

The Applied Linguistics Capstone is designed to help TESOL/TFL students refine their skills as applied linguistics professionals. Course participants will develop either a curriculum project, a, empirical research report, or an assessment tool, using original data that they have collected and analyzed. The course also aims to induce students to reflect on their previous coursework, as well as explore and clarify their future plans for careers as language teaching professionals.

Applied Linguistics Capstone Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs):

Understand processes of inquiry relevant to language education

Plan research activities for designing curriculum and language instruction, assessment, or empirical investigation

Execute data collection procedures

Analyze data using appropriate quantitative and qualitative methods

Synthesize and report findings clearly, convincingly, and creatively for a professional audience

Apply research skills in educational settings

Language Education
Transltn, Interpret & Lang Edu
Requirements Fulfilled:


Spring 2016 - MIIS

LING8670A-S16 Practicum (Hedgcock)
LING8670B-S16 Practicum (Sawin)

Fall 2015 - MIIS

LING8670A-F15 Practicum (Goldstein)
LING8670B-F15 Practicum (Turner)

Spring 2015 - MIIS

LING8670A-S15 Practicum (Sawin)
LING8670B-S15 Practicum (Lee)

Fall 2014 - MIIS

LING8670A-F14 Practicum (Turner)
LING8670B-F14 Practicum (Avineri)