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Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) Level 5 Advanced Diploma (RQF) - 420 Hours
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Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) Level 5 Advanced Diploma (RQF) - 420 Hours

Inclusive of this Level 5 Diploma, you will have access to four specialist TEFL courses, these are 60 hours per course…

  • Teaching Online and one to one
  • Teaching Business English
  • Teaching Other Subjects in English
  • Teaching IELTS (International English Language Testing System)

Plus, you'll have access to...

  • Job support by LoveTEFL - a teaching hub dedicated to matching soon-to-be TEFL teachers with high-quality employers.
  • Access to our IELTS study materials which will help you design lesson plans quickly and effectively

Key Points

  • Acquire the essential skills to become a successful all-round TEFL teacher
  • Understand how to structure lessons to more intermediate topics
  • Gain in-depth guidance on becoming an IELTS coach
  • Gain an internationally recognised Level 5 qualification
  • Kickstart your career without teaching experience
  • Travel the world whilst teaching

 

About your Diploma

Teaching English as a Foreign Language could be your paid passport to the world. With the demand for TEFL teachers rising to 1,000,000+, it’s the perfect way to travel whilst you earn!

What’s more, you would be plunging yourself into new cultures, making international connections and improving children’s communication abilities the way.

This Level 5 diploma provides you with preparation on the essential areas of TEFL, such as how to manage your classroom and deliver exciting lessons to your students. And giving you a recognised qualification that is internationally accepted.

On top of this, you’ll gain an insight into more in-depth subjects. Like teaching pronunciation and changing your teaching style to suit the age of your learner.

With your help, your students will be able to commence their own adventures, to English speaking countries. Whether this is for business or pleasure.

By studying with us, you will benefit from online access to our IELTS study materials which will help you design lesson plans quickly and effectively.

What’s more, you’ll be given job support by LoveTEFL. A teaching hub dedicated to matching soon-to-be TEFL teachers with high-quality employers.

Upon completion of this course, you will have gained an internationally recognised, Ofqual accredited qualification in Teaching English as a Foreign Language. As well as being able to teach other subjects in English, and teaching IELTS (International English Language Testing System).

Getting Started

This Level 5 Diploma will equip you with the skills to effectively teach English to non-native English speakers of all ages.

In addition to learning how to teach English one-to-one and online, you will also be able to teach Business English.

Studying an online course couldn’t be easier, just enrol and start your learning when you’re ready. Your entire course will be made available via our online student portal so you can study at a time and place that suits you.

You will have a specialist, dedicated tutor who will mark your assignments and answer any questions relating to your course, on hand to support you when you need them.

Studying online allows you to take control of your education. Without having to wait for the new term to start, like at a physical college, you can begin your learning right away. With the flexibility to study around your already existing schedule.

learndirect is the UK’s leading distance learning provider. With flexible payment options available to put less in the way of your education by making it more manageable and affordable.

The units are broken down for you here so that you can see what your qualification will include. 

Unit 1: Introduction to TEFL

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand why you should teach TEFL
  • Understand the history of ESL Methods and Approaches Timeline
  • Understand teaching methodologies

Unit 2: Initial Lesson Planning

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to plan lessons
  • Understand how to differentiate with who you are teaching
  • Understand different learning styles

Unit 3: Structuring your Lesson

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to structure a lesson
  • Understand warmed and coolers
  • Understand the PPP method

Unit 4: Making it Work in the Classroom

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to create a good teaching environment
  • Understand classroom management
  • Understand how to help students learn

Unit 5: Teaching Pronunciation

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to teach pronunciation of single words
  • Understand how to teach pronunciation of word stress/families/patterns
  • Understand how to teach pronunciation of sentences
  • Understand how to teach pronunciation of the phonemic chart

Unit 6: Teaching Vocabulary

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to teach the meaning of words
  • Understanding how to present vocabulary
  • Understand how to check student’s understanding
  • Understand how to produce vocabulary

Unit 7: Teaching Grammar

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to teach different types of verbs
  • Understand how to teach what determiners are
  • Understand how to teach building phrases
  • Understand how to teach tenses
  • Understand how to teach further grammar

Unit 8: Teaching Young Learners

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to adapt classroom plans
  • Understand classroom dynamics

Unit 9: Teaching the Four Skills

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to teach students to speak, read, listen, and write English
  • Understand how to structure lessons
  • Understand how to choose material
  • Understand different approaches to teaching

Unit 10: External Resources and Next Steps

On completion of this unit, you will have access to downloadable resources to keep and refer to, including:

  • Coursebooks
  • Ideas for activities
  • Adapting materials
  • The next steps help sheets

Specialist TEFL Courses

Inclusive of this Level 5 Diploma, you will have access to four specialist TEFL courses, these are 60 hours per course. The four courses are:

  • Teaching Online and one to one
  • Teaching Business English
  • Teaching Other Subjects in English
  • Teaching IELTS (International English Language Testing System)

This course is available to learners with no prior qualifications or teaching experience. You do not need to have a second language and do not need to be in a specific age group.

All you need is to be a fluent English speaker, have access to the internet and have a sense of adventure!

This TEFL course consists of quizzes, real-world examples, and videos. Once you have completed the modules, you will need to complete a final assessment to receive your qualification.

Gatehouse Awards

Gatehouse Awards logo

Upon completion of this course, you will be awarded with the Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) (Qualification Number: 603/3955/X).

The qualification is regulated by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulations (Ofqual) in England and is part of the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).

Gatehouse Awards Ltd is a leading awarding body recognised by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation, England (Ofqual). They also have a significant international presence providing language testing services.

This Level 5 Diploma provides you with everything you need to teach English as a foreign language and begin travelling the world while earning a wage. Once you’re qualified with 420 hours under your belt, the world really is your oyster!

Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) Level 5 Advanced Diploma (RQF) - 420 Hours

Inclusive of this Level 5 Diploma, you will have access to four specialist TEFL courses, these are 60 hours per course…

  • Teaching Online and one to one
  • Teaching Business English
  • Teaching Other Subjects in English
  • Teaching IELTS (International English Language Testing System)

Plus, you'll have access to...

  • Job support by LoveTEFL - a teaching hub dedicated to matching soon-to-be TEFL teachers with high-quality employers.
  • Access to our IELTS study materials which will help you design lesson plans quickly and effectively

Key Points

  • Acquire the essential skills to become a successful all-round TEFL teacher
  • Understand how to structure lessons to more intermediate topics
  • Gain in-depth guidance on becoming an IELTS coach
  • Gain an internationally recognised Level 5 qualification
  • Kickstart your career without teaching experience
  • Travel the world whilst teaching

 

About your Diploma

Teaching English as a Foreign Language could be your paid passport to the world. With the demand for TEFL teachers rising to 1,000,000+, it’s the perfect way to travel whilst you earn!

What’s more, you would be plunging yourself into new cultures, making international connections and improving children’s communication abilities the way.

This Level 5 diploma provides you with preparation on the essential areas of TEFL, such as how to manage your classroom and deliver exciting lessons to your students. And giving you a recognised qualification that is internationally accepted.

On top of this, you’ll gain an insight into more in-depth subjects. Like teaching pronunciation and changing your teaching style to suit the age of your learner.

With your help, your students will be able to commence their own adventures, to English speaking countries. Whether this is for business or pleasure.

By studying with us, you will benefit from online access to our IELTS study materials which will help you design lesson plans quickly and effectively.

What’s more, you’ll be given job support by LoveTEFL. A teaching hub dedicated to matching soon-to-be TEFL teachers with high-quality employers.

Upon completion of this course, you will have gained an internationally recognised, Ofqual accredited qualification in Teaching English as a Foreign Language. As well as being able to teach other subjects in English, and teaching IELTS (International English Language Testing System).

Getting Started

This Level 5 Diploma will equip you with the skills to effectively teach English to non-native English speakers of all ages.

In addition to learning how to teach English one-to-one and online, you will also be able to teach Business English.

Studying an online course couldn’t be easier, just enrol and start your learning when you’re ready. Your entire course will be made available via our online student portal so you can study at a time and place that suits you.

You will have a specialist, dedicated tutor who will mark your assignments and answer any questions relating to your course, on hand to support you when you need them.

Studying online allows you to take control of your education. Without having to wait for the new term to start, like at a physical college, you can begin your learning right away. With the flexibility to study around your already existing schedule.

learndirect is the UK’s leading distance learning provider. With flexible payment options available to put less in the way of your education by making it more manageable and affordable.

Modules

The units are broken down for you here so that you can see what your qualification will include. 

Unit 1: Introduction to TEFL

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand why you should teach TEFL
  • Understand the history of ESL Methods and Approaches Timeline
  • Understand teaching methodologies

Unit 2: Initial Lesson Planning

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to plan lessons
  • Understand how to differentiate with who you are teaching
  • Understand different learning styles

Unit 3: Structuring your Lesson

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to structure a lesson
  • Understand warmed and coolers
  • Understand the PPP method

Unit 4: Making it Work in the Classroom

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to create a good teaching environment
  • Understand classroom management
  • Understand how to help students learn

Unit 5: Teaching Pronunciation

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to teach pronunciation of single words
  • Understand how to teach pronunciation of word stress/families/patterns
  • Understand how to teach pronunciation of sentences
  • Understand how to teach pronunciation of the phonemic chart

Unit 6: Teaching Vocabulary

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to teach the meaning of words
  • Understanding how to present vocabulary
  • Understand how to check student’s understanding
  • Understand how to produce vocabulary

Unit 7: Teaching Grammar

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to teach different types of verbs
  • Understand how to teach what determiners are
  • Understand how to teach building phrases
  • Understand how to teach tenses
  • Understand how to teach further grammar

Unit 8: Teaching Young Learners

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to adapt classroom plans
  • Understand classroom dynamics

Unit 9: Teaching the Four Skills

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • Understand how to teach students to speak, read, listen, and write English
  • Understand how to structure lessons
  • Understand how to choose material
  • Understand different approaches to teaching

Unit 10: External Resources and Next Steps

On completion of this unit, you will have access to downloadable resources to keep and refer to, including:

  • Coursebooks
  • Ideas for activities
  • Adapting materials
  • The next steps help sheets

Specialist TEFL Courses

Inclusive of this Level 5 Diploma, you will have access to four specialist TEFL courses, these are 60 hours per course. The four courses are:

  • Teaching Online and one to one
  • Teaching Business English
  • Teaching Other Subjects in English
  • Teaching IELTS (International English Language Testing System)

Requirements

This course is available to learners with no prior qualifications or teaching experience. You do not need to have a second language and do not need to be in a specific age group.

All you need is to be a fluent English speaker, have access to the internet and have a sense of adventure!

Assessment

This TEFL course consists of quizzes, real-world examples, and videos. Once you have completed the modules, you will need to complete a final assessment to receive your qualification.

Qualifications

Gatehouse Awards

Gatehouse Awards logo

Upon completion of this course, you will be awarded with the Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) (Qualification Number: 603/3955/X).

The qualification is regulated by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulations (Ofqual) in England and is part of the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).

Gatehouse Awards Ltd is a leading awarding body recognised by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation, England (Ofqual). They also have a significant international presence providing language testing services.

This Level 5 Diploma provides you with everything you need to teach English as a foreign language and begin travelling the world while earning a wage. Once you’re qualified with 420 hours under your belt, the world really is your oyster!

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