Who is it for?
This course is designed for teachers with experience of teaching business English as well as for those without much experience. If you want to improve your chances on the job market and learn to adapt your teaching effectively to the business English context, this is an ideal opportunity. The course is interactive, up-to-date and gives the participants space to raise questions and share experiences. Most importantly, it improves your linguistic knowledge in the area of business English and teaches you plenty of new techniques and activities.
Where does it come from?
The course is designed by a team of experienced teacher trainers at AKCENT IH Prague, who have been involved in the teaching of business English for many years. The requirements for obtaining the TBE AKCENT IH Certificate is 80% attendance, 60% of assigned homework.
What does the course cover?
The course contains 20 modules, each of 75 minutes, and they are divided into 3 strands as shown below
Basic Business Awareness
Methodology and materials
|Course introduction||Strand introduction||Learner-centred approaches|
|Business speaking skills||Needs analysis||Approaches to classroom practice|
|Business writing skills||Syllabus design||The lexical approach|
|Corporate structure||Principles of lesson planning||Practising speaking skills|
|Marketing||„The client approach“ to teaching executives||Practising writing skills|
|Sales||Conducting feedback||Using authentic materials|
|Accountancy||Adapting published materials|
|Banking||Adapting materials from video and radio|
|Markets||The numerical-graphical approach|
|Human Resources Management 1||Business games|
|Human Resources Management 2||Creating your own materials|
|Product Development and production|
|Continuing your Business Education|
Where will the course take place?
At AKCENT IH Prague, Bítovská 3 or 5, Prague 4, near to the Budějovická metro station. Map
For further information, please, contact:
Teacher Training Centre Coordinator
telephone: +420 261 109 249