As a teacher and TEAL graduate, the Graduate Certificate in Teaching English as an Additional Language provides you with the opportunity to enhance your skills and update your knowledge in teaching English.
This is a practical course designed to enable you to focus on practical classroom methodology and language awareness, and relate theories of second language learning and curriculum design to the classroom.
You will also be able to identify developments and changes in education policy at the national and international level.
You will be able to prepare teaching and learning resources that will meet the needs of language learners across a range of learning environments, and deliver these materials efficiently and effectively in the classroom.
You will also be able to develop principles for other administrative aspects of teaching.You will demonstrate an ability to deal with language learners via an on-the-job teaching practicum under the supervision of an experienced EAL teacher.
Successful completion of this course will open opportunities for employment in EAL, TAFEs, university language centres and private providers.