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 identifies reading and listening skills as receptive skills. It goes into further detail stating that we can use receptive skills for both purpose and entertainment. The unit gives clear explanations about the different types of ways in which we can read and listen. The types of receptive skill are predictive skills, specific information, general idea, detailed information and deduction from context. The unit also does a great job in how to avoid running into certain problems by carefully selecting the text, and pre-teaching vocabulary.