English Language Education

Teacher Development

These courses are not currently offered as open courses. However, we are open to requests for tailored course for closed groups. The links below give an indication of possible content.

ELE's teacher development courses are eligible for funding under the Erasmus+ programme.

Read about European funding opportunities for our courses.

Tailored courses

Tailored courses focus mainly on teaching of methodology. However, we can incorporate sessions on improvement in specialized areas if required.

 

Teaching English for Law

English for Law
This course is an introduction to teaching English for Law. It is intended for experienced teachers of English who wish to develop initial knowledge and skills to teach English to law professionals or students.

Methodology and Language for Teachers of English to Young Learners

Methodology and Language for Teachers of English to Young Learners
The course aims to develop participants' confidence and competence in using English for teaching purposes, to raise awareness of teaching activities and materials appropriate for the teaching of English to young learners and to improve participants' own language proficiency.

Methodology & Language for Teachers

Methodology and Language for Teachers of English to Secondary/Adults
This course is for English teachers of secondary and adult students. The course aims to refresh participants’ knowledge of language teaching methodology, as well as developing their confidence and proficiency in using English for teaching and other purposes.

Pronunciation for English Language Teachers

Pronunciation for English Language Teachers
This course introduces a range of practical pronunciation techniques and activities designed to enable English language teachers to work on their own pronunciation whilst also acquiring a sound theoretical foundation of English pronunciation.

Teaching Grammar in Context

Teaching Grammar in Context
The course is for classroom teachers of English who are interested in teaching grammar in ways which reflect how English is actually used in context. Participants will also have opportunities to enrich their own knowledge of areas of English grammar.

Lecturing in English

Lecturing in English
This course aims to improve the effectiveness of communication in university lectures and small-group classes where the lecturer or students, or both, are non-native speakers of English.

Trainer Development Course

Trainer Development Course
Not currently available as an open course - please see tailored courses. This is a course for language teachers who are currently engaged in teacher training activities or those who will begin to work in this field. It is not a language course. The course is open to both practising teachers and trainers, and both native and non-native speakers of English.