TEFL stands for Teaching English as a Foreign Language and is used mainly in Britain and Europe while TESOL stands for Teaching English to Speakers of Other languages and is used mainly in the United States of America. They are essentially the same. Top
The Certificate (NQF Level 4) course is ideal for those who wish to gain a fast qualification which will provide them with initial survival skills in the classroom. it covers the basic syllabus of the Diploma , but in much less depth and can be completed in a few days. There are 10 easy to answer questions at the end of each of the 10 units.
The Diploma (NQF Level 5 ) course is much more academic and covers the syllabus in much greater depth. It is a higher qualification and will usually attract better working conditions and salary. it consists of four modules and requires the completion of 8 assignments ;2 from each module. Top
Your tutor will point out any weak areas and make suggestions as to how you can improve. You can submit an assignment up to three times at no extra charge. The course been written and adapted to ensure that students can work their way through the material in their own time and at their own pace. There is no time limit to complete the course. Top
You have unlimited access to a tutor while you are enrolled and even when you complete the course we will help you with any questions you might have about finding work etc. Top
You simply send your completed assignments to your personal tutor. There are two assignments for each of the four units. You will be given a grade for each assignment and your final grade will be based on the average grade you earned. There are also some self correcting exercises within each unit that will help you to monitor your progress.Top
English as a foreign language is a huge industry employing hundreds of thousands of teachers in almost every country of the world. Your tutors themselves have trained hundreds of teachers who are currently employed in a wide variety of locations - see our jobs page. Top
Contact us and we will do our best to give you a quick and straight forward response to your question.Top
The course is available to both native and non-native speakers of English. Your tutors would tell you that some of their most successful course members have been non-native speakers.Top
Upon successful completion of the Diploma course, you will receive the 'London Teacher Training College Diploma in TESOL', along with the overall grade. You also receive the EDI Diploma in TESOL certificate at Level 5 on the NQF.
Upon successful completion of the Certificate course, you will receive the 'London Teacher Training College certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language' You also receive the EDI Certificate in TEFL certificate at Level 4 on the NQF.
There is no qualification for the 'Taster' course. Top