- Teacher Training Programmes (Erasmus+)
- English Language development for teachers - Subject Specific 5-day
English Language development for teachers - Subject Specific 5-day
Are you a non-native English teacher or lecturer teaching English, or another subject, entirely in the English language? Do you sometimes find collocations confusing, prepositions perplexing, and idioms idiotic? Do you want to improve your own understanding of grammar, structures and vocabulary? Then our tailor-made, subject-specific English language courses are for you. We are able to work with you to produce a course that will suit your individual needs centred around your areas of expertise.
Our Teachers’ Top-Up courses consist of language development lessons + subject-specific teaching methodology. The subject-specific lessons are usually in a small group although they may be individual.
Our skilled team of teachers will work closely with you to develop a course that is completely personalised to you and your subject-specific English language needs. Being in control of your own learning will create a unique and useful course that will focus on your development at your own pace. You will steer the learning as you are the one who knows best what you need. Our teachers will supplement your ideas and needs with a range of additional English-based exercises as they assess your progress. This is a truly exciting course as you are the one in control.
- Over a 1 or 2-week period you will practise each day with others of a similar skill level to develop your English language skills. You will improve your English for everyday situations and as a means of communication in class
- In the afternoon you will work with a member of our teaching staff in a small group or on a One-to-One basis to develop a subject-specific programme that suits your own subject teaching. In addition to building on key subject vocabulary, you will be subjected to a range of media that will enhance your learning experience. Ideas about teaching and learning for your own students can also be explored as well as general classroom language. You may work with other people in the classroom who teach similar subjects to you.
Suggested Ideas for your Subject-Specific Top-Up courses:
This is an organic and malleable course that develops with you under your control. We do recommend, however, that you contact us in advance to highlight some of your needs within your subject area. This will give our teaching staff time to plan some of your tailor-made lessons prior to your visit.
To view the full course programme please contact our student advisor and request our "Alpha School Teacher and Staff Training Course" brochure.
|Number of Training Days:||5|
|Lessons per week:||20 Language Development + 10 Teaching Methodology|
|Lesson Duration:||1 lesson = 45 minutes|
|Class Size:||Maximum 14|
|Suitable for:||Non-native teachers (primary, secondary)|
|COURSE prices||5-Day course|
|Teacher Training course prices||€350|
|Registration fee (All courses require a one-off €100 registration fee per trainee and includes: Course resources • WiFi on school premises • Europass Mobility Certificate • Alpha School CEFR Certificate of Attendance • Free full day activity • Free entrance ticket to the Malta National Aquarium||€100|
|Cultural excursion programme (Optional)||€125|
|Total Programme fee||€575|
|Hotel Accommodation prices (Price per week)||Jan to MAR 2018||APR to June 2018||July to AUG 2018||SEPT TO Oct 2018|
|3 Star Hotel (Half Board)||€245||€378||€490||€434|
|Shared Villa (Twin room, Single occupancy, Self-catering)||€280||€455||€455||€280|
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Course are subject to a minimum of 8 persons. If you are a group of 8 or more persons then courses can be run on any dates for your group.
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All courses require a one-off €100 registration fee per trainee and includes: Course resources • WiFi on school premises • Europass Mobility Certificate • Alpha School CEFR Certificate of Attendance • Free full day activity • Free entrance ticket to the Malta National Aquarium. This extra fee will be added to your final invoice.
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Please note we require a minimum of 6 participants to hold any course. Please check with us first that we have the minimum number of participants for your desired dates. We can also hold any of our Teacher Training courses on request outside of the dates in our published calendar for closed groups. To discuss your training needs please contact our Academic Director Mary Abela