TESOL sessions cover the following areas:

  • Lesson planning
  • Staging a lesson: presentation/practice/production
  • Communicative skills
  • Teaching speaking
  • Teaching grammar
  • Teaching vocabulary
  • Teaching pronunciation
  • Drills and dialogues
  • Error analysis and correction
  • Course books
  • Alternative methodologies
  • Drama techniques/role-play/music
  • Individualized learning
  • Listening comprehension
  • Reading comprehension
  • Guided writing
  • Class management
  • Business English
  • Testing in ESL/EFL/ESOL
  • One-to-one teaching
  • International job market
  • Using multimedia in language teaching

Aim of the program

The aim of this program is to produce good, practical classroom teachers who have command of the basic procedural skills used in giving all the types of lessons which occur in the EFL/ESL/ESOL classroom. Also developed is the teacher’s ability to devise lessons and evaluate published materials with specific reference to the learners’ language problems. In view of this, the course is essentially participatory in nature and Teaching Practice forms a major component.