Romance Languages (ROML)

ROML 113 Haitian Creole

Activity: Seminar

0.5 Course Units

ROML 218 SA: Miscellaneous - Lit

Activity: Seminar

1 Course Unit

ROML 250 Golden Age Spain

For BA Students: History and Tradition Sector

One-term course offered either term

Also Offered As: HIST 179

Activity: Seminar

1 Course Unit

ROML 290 Lat American Literature

Course not offered every year

Also Offered As: COML 284, ENGL 270, LALS 291

Activity: Seminar

1 Course Unit

ROML 512 History of Literary Theory

Course not offered every year

Also Offered As: CLST 511, COML 501, ENGL 571, GRMN 534, SLAV 500

Activity: Seminar

1 Course Unit

ROML 690 Language Teaching and Learning

This is a year-long course required of all first-year Teaching Assistants in French and Italian. It is designed to provide new instructors with the necessary practical support to carry out their teaching responsibilities effectively. It will also introduce students to various approaches to foreign language teaching as well as to current issues in second language acquisition.

Course not offered every year

Also Offered As: FREN 601, ITAL 690

Activity: Seminar

1 Course Unit

ROML 691 Technology and Foreign Languages

This course will introduce participants to the field of technology and foreign language teaching and learning. It will review the pertinent theoretical underpinnings for the pedagogically-sound use of technology in the teaching of languages starting with a brief overview of the historical development of the field. Students will learn to evaluate existing programs and applications with a critical eye through a systematic examination of projects which have been implemented both here at Penn and elsewhere. The course will also have weekly hands-on workshops to introduce participants to the design and developmeent of multimedia materials, including image, video and sound editing. The focus will be primarily on Web-based design and delivery. All participants will select a project to work on during the course of the semester; in addition they develop an online teaching portfolio.

Course not offered every year

Also Offered As: EDUC 673, GRMN 517

Prerequisite: Romance Languages 690 or its equivalent

Activity: Seminar

1 Course Unit