The CELTA Course

Full Time 2017 (4 weeks)

Gain a teaching qualification in a short time.

9:30-5:00pm Monday – Friday

Max 1:6 (tutor to candidate ratio)

Max Course Size: 18

Acceptance conditional on pre-course assessment and interview

£1,240 (including Cambridge Exam Fee)

Full Time Dates

Upcoming Full Time Dates:

  • 27th February – 24th March 2017
  • 27th March – 21st April 2017
  • 24th April – 19th May 2017
  • 22nd May – 16th June 2017
  • 26th June – 21st July 2017
  • 24th July – 18th August 2017
  • 21st August – 15th September 2017
  • 25th September – 20th October 2017
  • 23rd October – 17th November 2017
  • 20th November – 15th December 2017
Part Time 2017 (12 weeks)

Gain a teaching qualification while continuing to support yourself

Tuesday and Thursday evenings (6:15pm – 9:30pm) and alternate Saturdays x 6 (10:00am – 5:00pm)

Max 1:6 Teacher to candidate ratio

Max Course Size: 18

£1,240 (including Cambridge Assessment Fee)

Part Time Dates

Upcoming Part Time Dates:

  • 2nd May – 20th July 2017
  • 12th September – 30th November 2017
Real Classroom Experience:

All sessions are practical in nature, with some foundation in theory, and demonstrate techniques that you can use immediately in the language lessons you teach.

Course Content

Input sessions

  • modern communicative teaching methods
  • pronunciation (phonology)
  • lexis
  • error analysis and correction
  • language skills
  • English grammatical structures and their use

Teaching practice sessions

  • Assessed teaching practice (6hrs)
  • Tutor and colleague feedback

Observations

  • Six hours of observations of experienced teachers

Written Assignments

  • Lessons from the Classroom: Summary of learning outcomes after teaching practice and observations
  • Skills Assignment: Receptive skills (reading/listening), Productive skills (speaking/writing)
  • Focus on the Learner: Evaluation of language abilities of one foreign student
  • Language Related Tasks: Analysis of language for teaching purposes