English LanguageTraining and

Irish Culture 2020

Recognised by ACELS, a service of Quality and Qualifications in Ireland for English language teaching

Title: English Language Training and Irish Culture

Duration: 60 hours (2 week course)

 

Preparation: Course participants will fill in a comprehensive enrolment form and the Academic Manager will test their level of English with a 2 part test prior to the start of the course.

 

Objectives: This course will enable participants to refresh their English Language skills and to give them an in depth knowledge of many aspects of Irish culture and Irish daily life, thus empowering education providers with the tools to communicate effectively in English and apply their knowledge of the Irish society to their classes.

Resources: I.T enabled classrooms, WIFI

 

Requirement: The task-based language training sessions are designed to actively develop the fluency and accuracy of the course participants.

Monday

• Icebreakers
• Course Outline & Guidelines

•ELT
•Cork Discovery

Tuesday

• Presentation of Cork Discovery

ELT

• Introduction to Irish Literature

• 1916

Wednesday

ELT
• Folklore,  Myths & Legends
• PIP - Phrasals, Idioms & Prepositions

Friday

• ELT
• Irish Famine & Emigration + trip to Cobh

FULL DAY TRIP AT WEEKEND

Thursday

• ELT
• Traditional Irish Songs
• Cork’s Museums & Galleries

 

Monday

• ELT - Green English
• Modern Irish Songs

Tuesday

• ELT
• Irish Food
• Ireland and the EU

• Brexit

Wednesday

• ELT
• Northern Ireland
• Cork City Gaol

Friday

• ELT
•Course Evaluation

Thursday

• ELT
• Ups & Downs of the Irish Economy

 

Course Dates & Fees 2020

Tuition fees: €720

 

Dates:

 June 22nd  - July 3rd 2020

July 27th - August 7th 2020


Accommodation options:

• Irish Host Family €525 –13 nights
• Self catering apartment €340 –14 nights

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Cork English World, Crawford Business Park, Bishop St, Cork City, Ireland. Opening Hours Mondays to Thursdays: 08:30 – 17:00 Fridays: 08:30 – 16:00 info@cew.ie Telephone  +353 (0)21 4320005

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