in English Language Teaching (TESOL)
Australian Government Accredited Code: 11057NAT
AQF Level: 8
AQF Level: 8
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This course is designed to equip graduates for paid or volunteer employment in English as a Second Language (ESL) teaching positions, where it is preferred or required that the person hold a Bachelor degree (or lower level qualification in combination with significant work experience), in addition to a TESOL Qualification.
It will provide participants with an advanced range of knowledge and skills to plan and deliver English lessons, develop effective English assessments and create English for a specific purpose programs. With a high focus on practical demonstration of skills, participants will be employment ready upon graduation.
To be awarded the full 11057NAT - Graduate Certificate in English Language Teaching (TESOL) and be fully equipped to Teach English to Speakers of Other Languages, you will complete:
CORE UNITS x 5
All of the below core units are to completed:
MINIMUM REQUIREMENT: 60 HOURS
We want you to be backed by a course that fully prepares you to teach English to speakers of other languages. This means not only learning the theory of how to teach English, but also actually teaching it.
As part of the course, you get to take part in 60 hours of practical placement (observation & practice teaching) with at least 15 of those hours being practice teaching.
It is so important that when you finish your TESOL Course with us, you actually know
Gain both knowledge + teaching experience
We asked English as a Second Language (ESL) schools what they look for when hiring teacher - their answer was practical placement. It is so important that when you finish your TESOL Course, you actually know how to teach.
We start with using guided tasks and case studies to teach you the theory around lesson planning, classroom management strategies, English language and teaching techniques, resource selection and so much more. We then work with you to develop your skills as a teacher through the practical placement program. This combination of theory and practical is the perfect balance to give you the knowledge, skills and real experience to teach English to speakers of other languages anywhere in the world, regardless of what language is spoken.