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Concourse 2

Background index: in-service training

Chomsky: TGG, LAD and UG first and second language acquisition the history and development of ELT
how learning happens humanism in ELT input
language, thought and culture learning styles and culture methodology refined and unpacked
motivation roots of English syllabus design
teacher-induced error testing, assessment and evaluation theories of second-language acquisition
types of languages understanding error varieties of English
zone of proximal development a glossary of terms a mini-course in comparing languages


The in-service training topics

background discourse functions general reference
lexis methodology modality and mood pronunciation
skills syntax: phrases, clauses, sentences teaching and materials testing and assessment
verbs and tenses English for Academic Purposes a list of lists a short language analysis course
learn to /træn.ˈskraɪb/ index of courses on this site
Other links:
the teacher training index a basic training course the TKT course the CELTA section initial training plus the Delta section teacher development