Our new 5-week intensive course

31 May – 28 June 2024

  • Five live sessions on Fridays from 12.00-15.30 (UK time)

  • Pre-course information and suggested reading

  • Online study and weekly assignments

  • Participants submit a final set of materials

  • One-to-one feedback on your materials

31 May: Designing a complete worksheet

  • Key principles of materials writing

  • How to write a complete worksheet

  • Writing for specific levels and developing reading texts

7 June: Grammar, vocabulary,  listening and speaking

  • Defining your aims and objectives

  • Presenting grammar and vocabulary

  • Writing audio scripts and speaking activities

14 June: Writing for teachers

  • Creating teacher’s notes to accompany materials

  • Designing supplementary games and activities

  • Writing an article for publication in a teacher’s journal

21 June: Using pictures and video

  • Creative thinking in your materials

  • Adding visual impact to your materials

  • Writing exercises for video lessons

28 June: Developing writing skills for print and digital

    • Designing materials for writing lessons

    • Developing digital materials

    • How to get published in the future

Additional resources throughout the course:

  • Summary articles and suggested reading

  • Bonus video material on topics such as pronunciation and young learners

  • Collaboration with your peers and tutors

Cost

Early bird offer: £645 by April 30th

Course fee: £695 by May 19th

All successful participants receive a certificate of participation and a digital badge.

Note that the course programme above may change if the tutors feel it is appropriate and to reflect participants’ contexts.