This course is included in the Erasmus+ programme. English Matters' Personal Identification Code (PIC number): 947992544.
Location: Leeds (England), Edinburgh (Scotland).
Dates in Leeds:Apply for the course in Leeds
Dates in Edinburgh:Apply for the course in Edinburgh
Description: This course is appropriate for teachers of English who wish to learn about ELT developments and modern teaching techniques while providing participants opportunities to improve and enrich their knowledge of English in selected aspects of the language. The key concept of the course is creative language teaching and learning for communication; the approach is humanistic, task-based and collaborative to create learning conditions conducive to effective and affective learning; and the focus is on practical classroom activities and resources. Student-centred and generated activities; ICT and online resources for the classroom; groupwork and cooperative storytelling; drama, role-plays, theatre-based activities and non verbal communication; Art and English; communicative games and game-like activities; creative writing & other literature based activities; discussions and interviews; effective pronunciation; warmers, pace changers and closing activities; etc., will provide participants with a refreshing wealth of teaching techniques for the classroom.
*Note: 7 training day courses start on Sunday evening (17:00) and finish on Saturday afternoon (12:30 approximately). 10 training day course starts on Monday morning (09:00) and finish on Friday at noon (12:00 approximately).