Student Centred Teaching Online Course

Online Student-centred Teaching

Over the 4 weeks, you will be working on collaborative tasks with your peers, and the course is designed to allow you to experience student-centred learning first-hand, with guidance and support from your online tutor.
Many of the online activities will be easily adaptable for the face-to-face classroom, and you will have the opportunity to share ideas and good practice with each other.

16 Jan - 12 Feb 2023
1-28 May 2023
11 Sep - 8 Oct 2023

4 weeks

20 hours

Minimum level: Higher Intermediate (B2)

Primary, secondary & private language sector school teachers

Wide range of teaching resources – no course book

Increase student motivation

Improve classroom dynamics

Explore new lesson ideas

This is a refresher course for English language teachers who want to discover ways in which they can further engage and motivate their learners, putting the emphasis on student-centredness and reducing teacher focus in the classroom. You will develop and put into practice a range of effective teaching and classroom management techniques for encouraging active participation from your class, and will consider the impact of different error correction methods, as well as classroom layout and dynamics.

Module 1
  • Familiarisation with the online platform, Moodle
  • Icebreakers and introductions
  • Contextualising language – why and how
Module 2
  • Student engagement and motivation
  • Student-centred techniques – theory
  • Student-centred techniques – practice
Module 3
  • The principles of student-centred error correction
  • Correcting spoken errors
  • Correcting written errors
Module 4
  • Classroom layout and positioning
  • Professional development plans
  • Conclusions
16 Jan – 12 Feb 2023
1-28 May 2023
11 Sep – 8 Oct 2023




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