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.
This unit explores the important subjects of pronunciation and phonology. The first half of the unit is dedicated to the use of intonation and stress in speech. Moreover, it introduces various activities and techniques that can be used in order to give students confidence in using the language. The second half of the unit covers the rules of phonology.This unit focused on the different methods of planning a lesson and the techniques used by teachers. It gave details examples of how a lesson could be structured, primarily following the ESA styles of teaching. It also provided numerous ideas of how to engage students of different levels and the games that can be played in class to stimulate students.