TEFL has a great job market presently and higher qualification in the same can take you a long way. You can pursue both in-class or online TEFL course (MA) according to your preference and availability.
Are you looking for a course that will help you develop an insightful understanding of teaching English as a foreign language? Are you planning to climb higher with your in-depth knowledge about the course? Then what you are ideally looking for is a Master's degree in TEFL. This in class or online TEFL course (you can choose either of the modes for pursuing the course) includes more or less all the fundamental essentials of teaching a second or foreign language and designed scientifically, incorporating all the basic skills like listening, speaking, reading and writing.
This updated and upgraded course helps you embark on a dream career that many conceive only in their dreams. Grab the opportunity to reside and travel in some of the most exotic and picturesque locations of the world. Go there, teach students, earn handsomely and explore endlessly. Not just that, the course also has other allied modules including Business English opening newer avenues for you in corporate sectors, international schools and so on.
This is generally a 4 semester course that takes a number of diverse topics in consideration. These are aspects of child development, principles associated with early childhood education, instructional strategies, resource management, language development, classroom management, instructional strategies, grammar, phonetics and pronunciation teaching, educational administration, disaster management, care and nutrition, and research project. Apart from the designed modules, one will also get a better handholding of communicative language teaching, error correction, different ways of language presentation and various aspects of teaching productive and receptive skills.
The course can be pursued in online or distance mode. Anyone just over with his/her college degree to someone in his/her mid corporate career can opt for the course. The best thing is you do not have to upset your present schedule to take the course. You can pursue the course anytime according to your convenience. Furthermore, someone done with the bachelor's degree in TEFL can surely go for the masters for greater exposure and better pay.
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An MA TEFL degree will enable you view the language teaching methodologies through diverse contexts, approaches and purposes. Not only will you know the general yet essential styles of language teaching from the course but also learn about other technical details essential for teaching a foreign tongue to a bunch of non-native speakers who either have no clue of the language or speak it as a third or foreign language.
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My experience in ACT was really wonderful and i learnt many things and peer teaching helped me to practice.
Course is really awesome. It helped me a lot to improve my skills and knowledge and I learnt that even English could be taught in a playful way.
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