Brush Up Your Teaching Skills.Language Teaching Methodology Refresher Course 1 week

ETICoursesTeacher TrainingLanguage Teaching Methodology Refresher courses for Secondary and Higher Levels Teaching


A highly practical one-week training programme which covers a broad span of teaching ideas and activities to enliven lessons and make them more
motivating. This course addresses language teachers and educators in secondary , vocational and adult education sectors.

Who is it for

Teachers of English and other languages who teach in secondary schools or adult education, who would like to refresh their teaching methods and
techniques. Participants need to be at a B1 level of English.

Course Details

Sessions demonstrate current EFL approaches, methodologies & techniques.
An interactive communicative approach is applied, which provides participants with their own experiential learning of the activities & methodologies. Input sessions are in the form of hands-on workshops and involve brainstorming, analysis, problem-solving, and role-play, both in pair work & group work.
Teachers are asked to reflect on the activities, inviting discussion with regard to their own pedagogical knowledge & skills, teaching methods & contexts, and on adaptation of activities to their teaching & learning situations.
Both teaching & learning are explored, analysed and discussed, further enabling the participants’ use of their communication skills in English.
Participants are actively involved in the sessions to maximize their learning and to experience activities from their learners’ point of view.
Participants are also introduced to key websites related to the further development of their teaching skills & personal professional development.

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Course Benefits

To enable a better understanding of Language Teaching and expand & build on previous knowledge, using a range of practical methodologies
To introduce new areas of teaching methodologies and accompanying techniques, using hands-on experiential methods
To help teachers reflect on their own teaching methods & contexts & develop teaching skills
To introduce an awareness of technology and ICT in the classroom today
To exchange pedagogical information & knowledge in a multi-cultural context
To further develop participants’ own language skills
To experience the cultural heritage of Malta with its bilingual linguistic environment

Dates and Rates


Dates 2020

20-24 Jan 2020

03-07 Feb 2020

24-28 Feb 2020

09-13 Mar 2020

20-24 Apr 2020

18-22 May 2020

01-05 Jun 2020

15-19 Jun 2020

13-17 Jul 2020

27-31 Jul 2020

10-14 Aug 2020

24-28 Aug 2020

12-16 Oct 2020

26-30 Oct 2020

09-13 Nov 2020

23-27 Nov 2020





Course Fee: €350 + €100 Programme Fee

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Fast facts

  • Group Size Maximum 15 Participants
  • Course Level Minimum English Level B1
  • Participants' Age Minimum 23 years
  • Course Length 21 Hours