5-Day TESOL Certificate Course
Date: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Speaker: Rod Ellis, Paul Robertson
This 5-Day TESOL Certificate Course is provided by Asian EFL, and is hosted by a community of Filipino English Teachers (CoFET). The course lecturers are Professor Paul Robertson and Professor Rod Ellis.
a) Introduction to TESOL
b) Review of some of the Methodologies
c) 10 Principles of Second Language Acquisition
d) Insights into language acquisition
e) Vocabulary acquisition
f) Assessing students
g) Principles of grammar instruction
h) Teaching young learners effectively
i) Principles of language teaching using VOIPs (phone English)
k) Task-based teaching approaches: theory and practicum
l) Motivation and de-motivation principles
m) Games and game theory
n) Teaching the ESPs (Business English): approaches
o) Psycholinguistic issues in teaching Asian students
p) CELL (Cloud English Language Learning): future approaches
q) Future directions in TESOL teaching
Students who complete the week course have an option to present a written research paper that will qualify them for the 120 hour certificate. Three universities, University Southern Queensland, University New south Wales and South East Missouri State University all offer graduates credit towards their Masters in TESOL courses.
Pre-registration required: Send email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Organization: Community of Friendly Filipino English Teachers (CoFFET)
Cost: 35,000 yen (30,000 to those in Japan)
Venue: Nagashima Kuwagawa Community Center, Edogawa, Tokyo
You can add this event to your iCal calendar.
- Click on the iCal icon. Your iCal software will start.
- Click 'Subscribe':
- Under 'Auto Refresh', select 'Every day' in case the the basic details change:
You can add this event to your Microsoft Outlook calendar.
- Click on the MS Outlook icon.
- See what happens.
- Tell us what happens. I don't have MS Outlook on a Windows computer, so I can't test it.
- If you click on the icon and nothing happens, do this:
- Right-click on the icon and save the file.
- According to Microsoft's support page, in Outlook's File menu, you should click Import and Export.
- Click to select Import an iCalendar or vCalendar file (*.vcs), and then click Next.
- Click to select the vCalendar file you've just saved, and then click Open.
Email QR Code: