Through this course, you will learn about the theories and principles of teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language. These principles and theories will be explored, analyzed and discussed to prepare trainees for quality lesson planning and teaching practices.
In this course you will learn:
Upon completion of this course you will be able to:
Divided into three main modules, this foundation level course is scheduled as follows:
Module 1: Foundations: Language, Learning, and Teaching
Module 2: Developing: Second Language Teaching
Module 3: Practice: Teaching Practicum
The course will begin on the first Monday of May 2020 and spans until the last week of July 2020. Throughout the course, you will be able to learn at your own pace, at your convenience to suit your schedule. Participants will have four weeks to complete the course. However, they can access the program content for a period of five weeks. Two weeks ahead of the course, a free-of-charge compulsory orientation program (Week Zero) will be offered to enhance your online learning skills.
TESOL Core: Foundations – Developing is designed for those who aspire to become a quality English language teacher in teaching young and adult learners. The course is in alignment with the requirements of TESL Canada Professional Certification Standard One/Two, which provides the potential for graduates to apply for this internationally reliable certificate. Certified teachers would be eligible candidates to apply for teaching opportunities all around the world, especially in Canada.
To enroll in this course, you should be at least at the Independant User B2 level (CEFR). To evaluate your English proficiency, click on the link below and follow the instructions:
MLA24.com online courses are asynchronous (i.e. you can log in any time). You should plan to spend approximately ten hours a week. Each module offers a variety of interactive tasks including video clips, readings, discussions, projects, and quizzes. You must score 70% or higher on each module’s quiz to qualify for the next module. Once you have successfully completed the the course, you will receive a certificate of completion detailing your hours of professional development during the program. All course materials are available via the Learning Management System accessable through MLA24.com. Please note that the registration fee covers the cost of the materials and the e-certificate.
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