English For Educational Professionals Course

Hosting Higher Education Institution:
Cork English College
Institution website:
Monday, 8 July, 2024 to Friday, 12 July, 2024
Registration fee:
Fee reductions/waivers:
Registration, materials & excursion fees included in programme.
Maximum number of participants:
Deadline for applying:
Friday, 28 June, 2024
Accommodation provided
Contact person details:
Sonny Kennedy - erasmus@corkenglishcollege.ie

Our new, 1 or 2-week course for 2024 on English for Educational Professionals course includes developing English communication skills with scenario training to give participants a real sense of how this applies to the workplace.

Participants are encouraged to share personal work experiences to enhance the learning experience.

Objectives of this course include developing professional English communication skills with confidence, promoting intercultural integration and collaboration in the educational workplace & practising real-life scenarios and learning to tailor language to the context.

On completion of this course, participants will have increased confidence in their ability to use English in everyday situations with international students and colleagues.

Participants will also have the opportunity to experience this for themselves through the use of CEC’s E-Learning platform which gives training in web skills through the use of English, neatly combining subject and language acquisition.

All Erasmus+ courses in Cork English College are open for Erasmus+ funding. Our organisational ID number is: E10195409

This course is for participants who wish to:

Improve their English

Gain a new perspective on teaching

Maximise their time and learning in Ireland

Live an enjoyable enriching experience

Improve their career prospects

Consider new ways of professional thinking

Studying English at Cork English College offers teachers the opportunity to refresh and gain additional skills in teaching English while making friends and experiencing the rich cultural heritage Cork has to offer.

As part of the course, you will gain an understanding of how to increase your professional knowledge within your institution. Course content will include lessons on:

Developing intercultural skills in the workplace

Workplace communication Clarifying meaning & simplifying language

Presentations made easy: functional language/tips and strategies

Mastering the art of small talk & relation-building

Case Study Focus: Integrating international students

Maintaining politeness if communication breaks down

Speaking, reading, writing and listening 

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