Teaching (International) Students

Teaching (International) Students

Training: English as a Mode of Instruction (EMI)

For Whom: Lecturers and all teaching staff

Required: English at B2 level

Date & Location: Online (40 hours)

English has become a lingua franca of international education. This course focuses on the proper usage of English in the classroom. This is not an English language course; this is a course in teaching using English as the language of instruction. It improves teaching skills of non-native English speakers teaching in English. It discussed in depth the concept of EMI and helps develop good practices in teaching. This online course (40 hrs) is universal for all disciplines.

Completing this course gives Cambridge English Certificate.

Training: CLIL Methodology for Higher Education (Erasmus+)

For Whom: Lecturers and all teaching staff

Required: English at B2 level

Date & Location: Galway or Dublin (40 hours)

  • 11/06/18 – 15/06/18 Dublin
  • 24/09/18 – 28/09/18 Dublin
  • 08/10/18 – 12/10/18 Galway
  • 03/12/18 – 07/12/18 Dublin
  • 21/01/19 – 25/01/19 Galway
  • 11/02/19 – 15/02/19 Dublin
  • 11/03/19 – 15/03/19 Galway
  • 08/04/19 – 12/04/19 Dublin
  • 20/05/19 – 24/05/19 Galway
  • 24/06/19 – 28/06/19 Dublin
  • 09/09/19 – 13/09/19 Galway
  • 14/10/19 – 18/10/19 Dublin
  • 18/11/19 – 22/11/19 Galway

The Erasmus Plus course on CLIL Methodology for Higher Education focuses on the development of lesson facilitation where the dual targets of content and language are being simultaneously pursued. Sessions in this course will focus on scaffolding lessons, increasing communicative interaction among student, setting collaborative tasks, introducing target language, promoting enquiry-based learning, providing support for the learners.