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 covered a wide variety of things, including different theories on child development, the structure of an ESA lesson, language acquisition and language learning, and some of the expected levels and interests in children of different ages. These are all valuable things to know and understand if one plans to teach English to young learners.This unit helped me to better understand phonology. In teaching, it is vital to allot time to practice pronunciation, stress, and intonation. Through this, students will be aware of the importance of accuracy and clarity. This topic also helped me familiarized with the different Phonemic symbols as well as articulations and its different manners.