Candidates must have a BA degree. They should consider themselves independent learners and be highly motivated to teach TESL. Candidates must have an advanced level of English proficiency.
The TESL course is a hybrid teacher training program that blends traditional classroom instruction and online learning activities. It provides trainee teachers with theory and practice in ESL education as well as appropriate methodologies, strategies, approaches and techniques for teaching integrated skills: listening, speaking, reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. It also covers skills and techniques for teaching Beginner to Advanced proficiency levels.
The program is made up of 120 hours, consisting of forty hours (40) of classroom time, thirty hours (30) of personal research, online activities and homework, and fifty hours (50) of classroom observation and practice teaching.
The course covers a comprehensive range of topics and skills including lesson planning, classroom management and an extensive practical component. This ensures that our graduates are well trained and prepared to embark on a teaching job in ESL education.
Zoni Institute offers English teaching courses for both trainee teachers to whom English is their native language, and for trainee teachers who have another native tongue.