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Catherine Rust-Akinbolaji

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Catherine Rust-Akinbolaji, M.A.

Assistant Professor of TESOL; Director, MLI

  • 317.12 Anthropology of Music: World Music
  • 411.12 Principles of Teaching and Learning
  • 444.11/444.51 Applied Linguistics I: Morphology and Phonology
  • 444.12/444.52 Applied Linguistics II: Syntax
  • 444.71/444.75 Guided Readings in TESOL
  • 444.72 Guided Readings in TTESOL
  • 445.21/445.51 Second Language Acquisition
  • 445.22/445.61 Materials and Methodology
  • 445.31 Current Issues in TESOL: Teaching Literacy and K-12
  • 446.61 Foreign Language Study
  • 449.33 TESOL Practicum III
  • 449.71 TTESOL Practicum I
  • 449.72 TTESOL Practicum II
  • TESOL Summer Intensive

Prairie Graduate School (AB)

Master's Degree (M.A.), TESOL and Ethnomusicology

1997

University of Alberta (AB)

Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.), Elementary Education and Music

1994

Peer Reviewed Articles

  • Addressing the Canadian Language Benchmarks in a TESOL Program”, Inside Language, No. 7, June 2002.

Workshops & Presentations

  • 2016 Provf Talk: Is Music Universal?
  • 2015 Provf Talks: The Dark Side of Mother Goose
  • 2014 Provf Talks: How English Got So Complicated
  • "Learning Styles and Strategies for LINC Classes" Regina Open Door Society Professional Development Day
  • "College and Career Success" Providence College Seminar "Learning Styles and Strategies" Providence College Professional Development Session "Observation as
  • Professional Development" Providence College Professional Development Session "I want my learners to learn to learn" TESL Manitoba Conference “Network Time
  • Killers” Regional Conference of TEAM (Teachers of English to Adults in Manitoba) “Betty Azar Meets Mr. Bean” TESL Manitoba Conference

Present

  • Providence University College, Faculty (since 2000)
  • Providence University College, Director of the Modern Language Institute
  • Providence University College, Department Head of Professional Studies

Past

  • ESL Instructor and Coordinator (Hong Kong, CN)
  • ESL Instructor and Coordinator (Trencin, SK)