Teaching for Exam Classes

This course is also available online

2 weeks

Course Length

Mon to Fri

Lesson Days

15 a week

Lessons

English

Language

B2

Minimum Level

Overview

Teaching for Exam Classes is for English teachers who are preparing teenage or adult students for exams. You will look at samples of assessment criteria and ways to use them and refresh your knowledge of current teaching methods. You will gain knowledge of activities for students to engage them during the classes. 

During the course, you will review examples of task types from a range of formal exams including the Cambridge FCE, CAE and IELTS. You will see what students need to learn at different levels and ways to teach the different aspects of the exams’ areas.

Completing this course will help you:

Who is the course for?

This course will benefit teachers who are either preparing to teach the first Cambridge or IELTS exam class or experienced teachers looking to refresh his/her skills.

Course Sample programme

Week 1

Course Content

Monday

Introduction to the key principles of  Learner styles

 

Tuesday

Compare teaching materials to understand the differences in implementing activities to use in exams 

Wednesday

Developing oral communication skills

Exploring techniques for correcting oral errors -Using task- based learning to develop speaking skills

Thursday

Developing students’ reading and writing skills exploring ways of exploiting written texts

Friday

Encourage student engagement

Week 2

 

Monday

Models of assessment criteria

Tuesday

Course design

Wednesday

Revive your knowledge of current teaching techniques

Thursday

Consider various aspect in relation to your own teaching and your students’ needs

Friday

Exploring different approaches to testing and assessment – Course review

*Please note that the course content may be subject to change due to latest methodology trends updates.

1 lesson=45mins

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