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.
Unit 2 focuses on teaching and learning aspects. It explains the teacher's roles, which are varied, and the different categories of learners. An explanation of the teaching of adults and the advantages and disadvantages follows. The module then moves on to examine the pros and cons of the â€˜one to one' approach, followed by the teaching of groups. After this, the unit provides a summary of the four language skills of listening, reading, speaking and writing, with examples. The module concludes with an overview of selected teaching methodologies.