TEFL 120-hour Course - Unit 3

 

In her third video, Chantelle talks about unit 3 of the 120-hour online TEFL course from ITTT. This unit deals with teaching theories, methodologies and techniques. The unit introduces several different methodologies before focusing on the ESA method that is used throughout the course. The unit also covers a range of different activities that can be used in a lesson. It also looks at ways to deal with correcting student mistakes and errors in spoken and written English.


Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching. This convenient, highly structured design means that you can quickly get to grips with each section before moving onto the next.

I have learned that there are certain skills that we use when reading or listening. It depends on what you want to know, read or do in the activity. The example of the outline of a typical receptive skills lesson is very good and could be used for all grades. The engage phase would attract the learners attention and the lesson wouldn't be boring learners will enjoy it.Receptive skills is important as it helps the student understand the vocabulary and the context of the lesson being taught. Reading is equally as important as listening. It is how the majority of children learn to speak a language through things he sees, listens and then read about. Helping with pronunciation, understanding and use of the language in the right context.


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