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Primary Teachers

Locations: Cork, Republic of Ireland

Course Details

Primary Teachers is a two week training course specifically designed for Primary School Teachers, covering practical ideas for the English Language Classroom over 56 hours. It is a hands-on and very practical communicative method for English language teaching built on a foundation of drama, poetry, intercultural awareness, computers and the Internet.

The objective of this course is to expose Primary Teachers to creative ideas for using I.T. in conjunction with drama & poetry in the early English Language Classroom. I.T. sessions take place in a state-of-the-art multimedia room with 20 PCs. All participants are expected to have basic computer knowledge before registering for the course, i.e. knowledge of basic word processing is essential and a minimum English language level of B1 (CEF).

Course details

course length    dates, 2012 price, tuition only
2 weeks, 60 hours   2nd to 13th April
     € 785
    25th June - 6th July
     € 785
    16th to 27th July
     € 785

Package prices for Teachers' Course students:

Host family

  • 13 nights
  • half board
  • Cork Airport transfers, weekends only, for flights arriving before 23.00 and leaving before 10.00.
  • price: € 525

Shared apartment

  • 14 nights
  • self-catering
  • single room, kitchen and bathroom facilities shared with other students
  • no airport transfers
  • available in June, July and August
  • price: € 300

School Details

This school is a leader in the field of Language Teacher Training, and as such needs to be at the forefront of Language Learning Methodology. The innovative method of language teaching/learning is based on the Communicative Approach to Language Learning which focuses on effective communication in the target language. The importance of Learner Autonomy is also emphasised.

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