Courses for University Teachers and Staff

Courses specifically designed to provide university professors , teachers and administrative staff

 Courses for university teachers cover aspects of English teaching methodology combined with ways to help students develop academic reading, writing and presentation skills. This course will also cover the teachers’ personal development looking at ways to improve English language skills and develop confidence in their ability to effectively present their subject in English. This course is perfect for all further education teachers who follow EMI curriculum (English as a medium of instruction).

Courses for university administrative staff  look at ways to deal effectively in English at work. The course covers aspects of  dealing with International students from enquiries to giving advice and pastoral care .

Tailored courses specifically designed to fit the needs and requirements of the university/college

Our English training courses for university teachers are tailored according to the specific needs and requirements of the participants (either individuals or small closed groups). From first contact, LanguageUK will require participants to complete a needs analysis questionnaire and this is followed up a number of online meetings to further discuss the proposed course content and design.

Face to face, online or blended learning – flexible learning arrangement

Face to face options 

  • 15 to 23 hours per week Intensive teacher training course
  • 15 hours general English combined with 10 hours of teacher training

Blended Learning option

  • Choose online weekly sessions from 2 hours per week plus and combine this with an Intensive programme at the school

Online Only

  • From 2 hours per week plus throughout the year

Designed For

This course is suitable for:

  • All further education teachers who follow EMI curriculum (English as a medium of instruction).
  • University Teachers preparing to teach their subject partly in English
  • Higher education course syllabus designers who need who practical advice and ideas on how to implement English language teaching  methodologies onto the classroom.
  • University and higher Education academic and administrative staff.
Course Facts 
Course datesOptional according to requests
Course durationOptional according to requests.
English levelIntermediate plus
Class hoursfrom 2 hours to 23 hours per week
School ClosedChristmas Break:
Monday 27th December 2021 to Sunday 2nd January 2022

Price

CourseNo. of WeeksPrice per week
TAILORED TEACHER DEVELOPMENT / CLIL COURSES FUNDED THROUGH ERASMUS+1 week£375
TEACHER TRAINING DELIVERED AT YOUR UNIVERSITY4 days plusPrice on Request

Course Structure

Days of the weekMorning SessionsAfternoons
Monday to Thursday09.30 to 13.0014.15 to 16.30
Friday09.30 to 13.00afternoon free
Morning Break11.00 to 11.30
Lunch Break13.00 to 14.15
Afternoon break15.15 to 15.30

Courses are either of one- or two-week duration and can be tailored to meet the requirements of participants.

While studying on our courses, you can expect to:

  • Become familiar with modern English usage
  • Gain practical ideas which can be adapted to different teaching environments
  • Brush up on existing teaching techniques and skills
  • Learn about modern British culture and current affairs
  • Socialise and exchange ideas with other teachers.
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