About this course

Details

The Learning Technologies online course  is an introduction to the main aspects of using new technologies in the language classroom. It takes into account different situations in which teachers find themselves: both where technology is only available outside the classroom, and where the classroom is well-resourced with IT.

The course modules cover a range of web technologies, with topics including using the internet, cyber well-being for learners, using Office applications, using online video and audio, and using social networking and other web technologies for educational purposes.

Part of: Any stage of the CPD framework

Level of English required: B1+

Registration is open until 2 April 2015

Course structure

Each unit (16 in total) lasts around 2.5 hours, and includes links and video demonstrations about the technologies involved.

It includes a wide range of practical ideas and web resources that teachers can directly use with their learners.

The course is taken in 4 parts:

  • Module 1 – Issues in learning tech
  • Module 2 – Tech tools
  • Module 3 – Tech techniques
  • Module 4 – Language development with tech

Assessment and certificate

Participants are assessed at the end of each unit, and these assignments form a portfolio on which the participants are given a final assessment of excellent/successful/unsuccessful.

Participants successfully completing the course will receive a certificate.

Calendar and pricing

Registration is open until 2 April 2015

The course will run between 20 April - 12 July 2015 (44 hours over 12 weeks)

Registration fee: RON 575