Certificate in TESOL (international TESOL teacher training) + TKT
Concordia offers a 5 week NZQA approved course in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages), to native and non-native speakers of English. Non-native speakers will have to achieve an IELTS of 5.5 to enter. Graduates of this course will be able to deliver English to Speakers of Other Languages in NZ and abroad.
This 5 week course will give you the building blocks necessary to move forward into a career as an effective and competent English language teacher. Our highly experienced tutors will introduce you to the current approaches to language teaching and further consolidate the fundamentals of language awareness.
You will be equipped with the skills necessary to plan and deliver effective and engaging classes and manage the class so as to maximise the learners’ interaction and uptake. During the course you will have the opportunity to observe experienced tutors in action and in the last week you will deliver classes to genuine students. As part of this package you will be able to sit the Cambridge Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT) which is internationally recognised.