International House Certificate in Teaching Languages
IHCTL – IHWO (London) – 1 month course (120 hours) with job pausing and without it (13 weeks on Fridays and Saturdays), is aimed at teachers of English as a foreign language without sufficient experience, the teaching certificate is recognized by educational organizations worldwide.
Certificate IHWO (London).(Equivalent to CELTA Certificate).
The course is held on condion of a completed group.
Course fee: 15 600 UAH. (Not including certificates)
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|Total contact hours||Min. 120||Min. 120|
|Input sessions hours||60||60|
|Assessed teaching practice, min.||6||6|
|Levels of students for teaching practice||2 different required||2 different required|
|Observations of experienced teachers (hrs)||min. 4||min. 6|
|External assessor||No, but random electronic portfolios are sent to London for assessment||Yes|
|Ratio trainer/participants||1 trainer to 6 trainees||2 trainers to 6-12 candidates|
|Emphasis on com. Methodology||Yes||Yes|
|All 4 skills are addressed||Yes||Yes|
|Main teaching techniques are addressed (clear instructions, error correction, checking understanding)||Yes||Yes|
|Emphasis on Language Analysis||Yes||Yes|
|Emphasis on different teaching approaches (Task Based Learning, Text Based Presentations, Guided Discovery)||Yes||Yes|
|Number of written assignments||3||4|
|Minimal required language proficiency for trainees||C1 – C2||C1 – C2|
|Final grades||Fail/Pass/Distinction||Fail/Pass/Pass B/Pass A|
|Certificate||IHWO, London||Cambridge English|
Who is it for?
The IH BET course is run completely online and contains 30 modules divided into 3 strands: basic business awareness, professional skills and methodology and materials:
|Basic Business Awareness||Professional skills||Methodology and materials|
|Course introduction||Strand introduction||Learner-centred approaches|
|Business speaking skills||Needs analysis||Approaches to classroom practice|
|Business writing skills||Syllabus design||The lexical approach|
|Corporate structure||Principles of lesson planning||Practising speaking skills|
|Marketing||“The client approach” to teaching executives||Practising writing skills|
|Sales||Conducting feedback||Using authentic materials|
|Accountancy||Adapting published materials|
|Banking||Adapting materials from video and radio|
|Markets||The numerical-graphical approach|
|Human Resources Management 1||Business games|
|Human Resources Management 2||Creating your own materials|
|Product||Development and production|
Structure & Assessment
There is no assessed teaching in this course. Candidates submit a post-course reflective assignment and a portfolio of seven tasks taken from the homework set in Strands 2 and 3 of the course. The final portfolio is moderated by the IH Assessment Unit. The course is run by qualified and experienced Business English teachers who hold an online tutoring qualification. The grading of the course is Pass or Fail.
This is a 50-hour course if taken face to face. On average participants spend a minimum of 7 hours per week online and doing tasks.
Aims of the course
The main aim of this course is to prepare teachers for working with Young Learners. Usually, these teachers will already have had some form of pre-service training in the teaching of ELT to adults (e.g. IHC/CELTA) but some may not have had previous experience of teaching Young Learners. In addition, the International House World Organisation (IHWO) hopes to contribute to the improvement of the overall quality of teaching Young Learners in all affiliated schools.
The course consists of the following:
The course is taught by qualified, experienced IHWO certified teacher trainers.
Course participants must:
Fee: 6900 UAH
Certificate price (85 GBP) is not included.
The course was fantastic, I didn’t even think it would be that much fun! Even though those were two very hard weeks, we really enjoyed them. If you’re reading this message and still wondering if you need the course, if you’re still on the fence hop out of it and start getting the maximum of your life. Forthcoming two weeks will be an awesome beginning which will become a measuring point of your future hard-working days and moments of glory! (Igor, Cherkasy)
I would like to thank IH for running the IHCYLT. The course opened my eyes and gave me second chance to improve my teaching with young learners. Within the cource I’ve gained a lot and experienced different approaches during my TPs Personal thanks to our tutors Olena Lysytsia and Victoriia Shelest for their dedication and support during these “easy” two weeks:). They made the course achievable and memorable! Thank you. (Veronika, Zaporizhzhya)
The International House Certificate in Teaching Very Young Learners (IH VYL) is a worldwide UNIQUE teacher training course and certificate which is designed to prepare Course Participants to teach English as a foreign or an additional language to children between 2 and 7 years old.
The primary objective of the course is to introduce course participants to the principles involved in teaching Very Young Learners (VYLs), to help them consider, evaluate and develop their own teaching skills in this area and to become better aware of a variety of processes and examples of activities and teaching methods which can be used in the classroom.
Selection of Participants: Requirements
Fee: 3500 UAH (not including certificate fee 85 pounds)
The course is produced and standardised by International House World Organisation (IHWO) and successful participants will be issued with an IHWO certificate.
The International House Certificate in Advanced Methodology (CAM) serves two main audiences. It offers the high level of methodological input which many teachers seek for reasons of personal self-development and many teachers need as preparation for a Diploma level qualification such as the Cambridge DELTA.
Because of the high level of input involved, the course is aimed at teachers with at least one year’s full-time experience (600 clock hours of teaching). The focus of the course is General English to Adults:
More specifically, these aims can be expanded upon as follows:
Fee: 6000 UAH
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