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American University in Cairo



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Mar 04, 2024
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FELT 101 - Fundamentals of English Language Teaching
The FELT is a sixty-hour training course that exposes and prepares pre-service and in-service (with no or limited experience) teachers with the most essential EFL classroom skills, strategies and techniques to take their first practical steps in the profession of teaching.Trainees receive a Certificate of Achievement when completing th e outcomes of the course with a minimum of 70 percent. The outcomes of this course have been designed in line with the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) 2009 teacher-education standards. Prerequisite:None

1.Certificate of Achievement in Fundamentals of English Language Teaching

Part of: 2. Professional Diploma in English Language Teaching

Learning Outcomes:This course have been designed to Cover the following:
• Language Learning Practice and Theory
• Teaching Methods and Classroom Management
• Teaching Integrated Skills
• Classroom Assessment and
• Teacher Autonomy.

Admission Requirements for the above certificate(s):
• Applicants must be university graduates (a copy of the bachelor’s degree is required at time of admission).
• Applicants must pass the Standardized English Proficiency Test (SEPT) and score level ENGGB2A, even continuing SCE learners.
• Applicants must have basic computer literacy.

Term duration: 6 Weeks
Schedule: 4 Sessions/week - 2.5 Hrs/Session
2 weekend sessions/week - 5 hrs/session

Assessments and Attendance:
Learners are assessed throughout the term by tests, quizzes, assignments, micro-teaching, presentations and/or other means of evaluation. End-of-term achievement tests measure learners’ overall performancein the course. The final grade in each course is based on learners’ performance oncontinual assessment measures and the final test.

6.000 Continuing Education Units
6.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Continuing Education
Schedule Types: Lecture

SCE Career Development Department

Course Attributes:

Must be enrolled in one of the following Programs:     
      Fundamentals Engl Lang Teachng
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Continuing Education
Must be enrolled in one of the following Colleges:     
      School of Continuing Education
Must be enrolled in one of the following Majors:     
      SCE Teacher Training
Must be enrolled in one of the following Departments:     
      SCE Career Development

( SCE Standrdzd Engl Prof.Test 068 or SCE Day Stand Engl Prof. Test 068)

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