About the Course: 
 COURSES DATE 2016  PROGRAMME DETAILS  PRE-REQUISITES / OTHER INFORMATION

4 July -  15 July 2016

18 July - 29 July 2016

2 August - 12 August 2016

 

Two week intensive course

Choice of Accomodation including home stay or campus apartments 

 

Advanced level of English required 

Who is this course for?
    • This course is designed for university teaching staff who have a functional level of English but whose first language is not English.
    • It is suited to lecturers who teach academic disciplines through the medium of English and whose students may come from a range of linguistic and cultural backgrounds.
Why should you undertake this course?
    • To develop your language skills for the purpose of teaching through English in a third-level education environment.
    • To help you support students develop critical thinking skills and metacognitive skills.
    • To improve your use of English in academic environments and contexts.
    • To build on your Cognitive Academic Language Proficiency.
    • To help improve your Cognitive Obligatory Language which includes vocabulary, grammar and functions specific to the academic subject.
    • To help strengthen your Content Compatible Language skills and everyday language which support the study of curricular subjects.
    • To help strengthen your career prospects.
    • To give you the opportunity to network and establish relationships with international academics.
What should participants expect?
    • A series of dynamic, participatory workshops using a wide range of interactive teaching methods.
    • An emphasis on exploratory study.
    • Sessions designed with reference to the university teaching environment.
    • Input sessions which target language proficiency.
    • Exploration of innovative pedagogic techniques to maximise the desired learning outcomes among students.
    • Content which is adapted and tailored to meet the specific needs of participants.
    • A dedicated Virtual Learning Environment will be used for the programme so that participants can share their learning and ideas.
    • An integrated skills approach which targets the development of language, pedagogic and transferable communication skills.
How much does it cost? 
    • The program fee is €1,145.
    • The host family accommodation fee is €190 per week excluding an accommodation fee of €65.
    • Campus apartments are €37 per night excluding an accommodation fee of €65.

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University Lecturers Programme Video

 

 

About the Course: 
 COURSES DATE 2016  PROGRAMME DETAILS  PRE-REQUISITES / OTHER INFORMATION

4 July -  15 July 2016

18 July - 29 July 2016

2 August - 12 August 2016

 

Two week intensive course

Choice of Accomodation including home stay or campus apartments 

 

Advanced level of English required 

Who is this course for?
    • This course is designed for university teaching staff who have a functional level of English but whose first language is not English.
    • It is suited to lecturers who teach academic disciplines through the medium of English and whose students may come from a range of linguistic and cultural backgrounds.
Why should you undertake this course?
    • To develop your language skills for the purpose of teaching through English in a third-level education environment.
    • To help you support students develop critical thinking skills and metacognitive skills.
    • To improve your use of English in academic environments and contexts.
    • To build on your Cognitive Academic Language Proficiency.
    • To help improve your Cognitive Obligatory Language which includes vocabulary, grammar and functions specific to the academic subject.
    • To help strengthen your Content Compatible Language skills and everyday language which support the study of curricular subjects.
    • To help strengthen your career prospects.
    • To give you the opportunity to network and establish relationships with international academics.
What should participants expect?
    • A series of dynamic, participatory workshops using a wide range of interactive teaching methods.
    • An emphasis on exploratory study.
    • Sessions designed with reference to the university teaching environment.
    • Input sessions which target language proficiency.
    • Exploration of innovative pedagogic techniques to maximise the desired learning outcomes among students.
    • Content which is adapted and tailored to meet the specific needs of participants.
    • A dedicated Virtual Learning Environment will be used for the programme so that participants can share their learning and ideas.
    • An integrated skills approach which targets the development of language, pedagogic and transferable communication skills.
How much does it cost? 
    • The program fee is €1,145.
    • The host family accommodation fee is €190 per week excluding an accommodation fee of €65.
    • Campus apartments are €37 per night excluding an accommodation fee of €65.

Enquire Now Apply Now

University Lecturers Programme Video

 

 

 COURSES DATES 2017  PROGRAMME DETAILS  PRE-REQUISITES

 

Available by enquiry only.

Price - €910, and €100 registration fee (includes course book).

Two week intensive course. 

Choice of Accomodation including home stay or campus apartments.

Participants should be existing Primary Level Teachers or student teachers.

Who is this course for?
  • Teachers or students in primary level education who...
      • have a functional level of English but whose first language is not English
      • and who teach or who are preparing to teach some or all of their primary curriculum through the medium of English
Why should you undertake this course?
  • To improve your ability to integrate English language into the young-learner classroom.
  • To develop activities that will help young minds understand the world through the medium of English.
  • To investigate practical learner-centric ways to use CLIL.
  • To engage with other teachers for lively exchange of ideas.
  • To enhance your ability to structure lessons to the intellectual, physical and social development of young learners.
  • To expand your own language skills in a vibrant local context.
How much does it cost?
  • The programme fee is €910 and a €65 registration fee.
  • The host family accommodation fee is €28 per night and an accommodation fee of €65. 
  • Campus apartments are €37 per night and an accommodation placement fee of €65.


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second level teachers
 COURSES DATES 2017  PROGRAMME COST  PRE-REQUISITES

Available by enquiry only.

Price - €910, and €100 registration fee (includes course book).

Two week intensive course. 

Choice of Accomodation including home stay or campus apartments.

Applicants should be existing Secondary Level teachers or student teachers of English.

Who is this course for?
  • Teachers or student teachers of English in secondary level education who...
      • have a functional level of English
      • and whose own first language is not English.
Why should you undertake this course?
  • To learn new teaching techniques using contemporary methods and digital resources
  • To develop learner-centric, generative activities tailored to your students' needs.
  • To expand your own language skills in a vibrant local environment.
  • To engage with other experienced teachers and expert trainers for a lively exchange of ideas.
  • To immerse yourself in a "can-do" professional training organisation based in a modern campus.
  • To strengthen your career prospects.
What should participants expect?
  • A series of dynamic workshops using a wide range of interactive teaching methods.
  • Sessions designed with reference to the secondary teaching context and the CEFR
  • Content which is adapted and tailored to meet the specific needs of participants.
  • Input sessions which target language proficiency
  • A fresh approach to pedagogy
  • A collaborative workshop environment.
How much does it cost?
  • The programme fee is €910 and a €65 registration fee.
  • The host family accommodation fee is €28 per night and an accommodation fee of €65. 
  • Campus apartments are €37 per night and an accommodation placement fee of €65.


Enquire Now