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Intensive ELT, Linguistics and UK Culture Training

Entry requirements: IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Course length: Four weeks
Max class size: 15
Classroom hours per week: 20

Minimum age: You must be at least 18 years of age prior to comencing the course.

This course is for groups only. Businesses and organisations can find out more about this course by contacting:

E: englishlanguage@dmu.ac.uk

Course aims

Our Intensive ELT programme is ideal for giving existing and future teachers the professional skills required for a career in English language teaching. It focuses on areas such as linguistics, phonetics and grammar. Critical evaluation of existing ELT theory, research and practice is an essential component.

You will also be able to access distinctive and informative sessions on applied linguistics, which will help you to prepare for any individual research you may want to undertake.

English study support

Academic
You will be placed in small classes, giving you plenty of direct contact with your tutors. Our qualified tutors have taught English for many years, in many different countries (China, Russia, Libya, UK and many others). The tutors on this course include DELTA teacher trainers, and tutors from our MA in English Language Teaching.

You will be placed in small classes, giving you plenty of direct contact with your tutors. Our qualified tutors have taught English for many years, in many different countries (China, Russia, Libya, UK and many others). The tutors on this course include DELTA teacher trainers, and tutors from our MA in English Language Teaching.

Pastoral
You will be well looked after by our Centre support team from the moment you arrive. You will live in a homestay, so you can experience typical British life in the UK and improve your English outside class. Or you can opt for accommodation in our high quality University Halls of residence.

The team also arranges sight seeing trips so you can enjoy all of the attractions that the UK has to offer!

Technical
We offer a full range of technical support, from our audio-visual classrooms to our computer lab and the Kimberlin Library.

Sample Timetable

Intensive ELT, Linguistics and UK Culture Training
Day10am–12pm12pm-1pm1pm–3pm
Monday Methodology Lunch Linguistics
Tuesday Methodology Lunch Lecture
Wednesday Resource and materials development Lunch Social activity
Thursday Methodology Lunch English culture lecture
Friday  Linguistics Lunch Social activity
Saturday and Sunday

Organised trip or Free time

British Council Accredited

In 2008, The Centre for English Language Learning (CELL) was granted British Council Accreditation.   

English UK member

English UK is the world's leading language teaching association and your guarantee of high quality and good service. Students can appeal to English UK if they are dissatisfied with the way a centre deals with a complaint.

Visit: www.englishuk.com

For more information contact CELL:

E: englishlanguage@dmu.ac.uk

 
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