MPPZ 1353 / MPB 1373 SEMINAR

WEEK 1:  The future of ESL education

  • Course Information:


  • Sources:

MOHE Education 4.0

Education 4.0 by UiTM

  • Task (20%): Look for more information on the future of education and write an online reflection on the future of ESL education

WEEK 2: The future of ESL education

Week 3:  The issues of education 4.0 and 21st century learning from the ELT perspectives.

Please share your materials at the Padlet wall, click on the link given

Many thanks

Week 4: Language Teaching in the 21st Century

Read the reading materials given here and be prepared to share the gists of the discussion to the whole class.


Beside, you can use your own materials which are relevant to language teaching in the 21st century.

Week 5: Annotated Bibliography

The followings are some links for annotated bibliography.

  • Task (30%): Write an annotated bibliography on issues relevant to TESL in the 21st century, using blended learning methods in teaching ESL and/or ESL research in the 21st century.  Your annotated bibliography must have at least 20 entries in an APA citation format.  Submit your annotated bibliography through E-learning latest by 6th April.  Best wishes.

Week 6: Blended Learning

Questions to ask are:

1. What is blended learning!

2. How do teachers use blended learning in teaching?

3. Do teachers need training for blended learning?

4. How can ELT make use of blended learning approach?

and continue…


Visit the provided links for a clear concept of blendid learning.


2.  Description
Blended learning is an approach to education that combines online educational materials and opportunities for interaction online with traditional place-based classroom methods. It requires the physical presence of both teacher and student, with some elements of student control over time, place, path, or pace. Wikipedia