Career Certificate in Math and Science Teacher Training (MSTTC)

This certificate is offered to math and science teachers with little or no experience in teaching math and/or science in English.

  • This certificate is offered to math and science teachers with little or no experience in teaching math and/or science in English. The certificate enhances their ability to formulate scientific and mathematical concepts in English and give clear presentations on such topics to a specialized or non-specialized audience. It also provides them with training within a framework of a communicative teaching approach. It strongly emphasizes interactive instructional strategies, which build up trainees’ teaching competencies when planning classroom tasks and activities, as well as assessment concepts, forms, and rubrics that are instrumental to students’ motivation, progress, and achievement.

     

    Code     

    Title

    CEUs*

    Prerequisite(s)

    ETLS 400 

    English for Math and Science

    3

    None 

    ETLS 401 

    Teaching Math and Science in English 1: English for Communicative Teaching

    3

    ETLS 400 

    ETLS 402 

    Teaching Math and Science in English 2: The Starting Teacher

    3

    ETLS 401 

    ETLS 403 

    Teaching Math and Science in English 3: The Developing Teacher

    3

    ETLS 402 

    ETLS 404 

    Teaching Math and Science in English 4: The Skilled Teacher

    3

    ETLS 403 

    ETLS 405 

    Teaching Math and Science in English 5: The Sophisticated Teacher

    3

    ETLS 404 

    *One continuing education unit equals 10 contact hours

     

    Assessment for all Levels of Math and Science Teacher Training:

    Throughout the English for Math and Science Teacher Training courses, students are evaluated continuously at regular intervals, in addition to an end-of-term final assessment task. This is done through a variety of tasks that include role-playing, monologues and presentations, lesson plans, and writing a test. Trainees pass a course when completing their outcomes with a minimum score of 70 percent. Final grades are not based on attendance, since in accordance with the SCE’s attendance policy.

     

    1. Use suitable language functions needed for teaching mathematics and science

    2. Articulate scientific and mathematical concepts, ideas, charts, and graphs accurately in English

    3. Use a variety of instructional strategies and classroom management techniques.

    4. Design a lesson plan, including measurable objectives and performance assessment techniques

    5. Demonstrate a supportive classroom environment by establishing classroom rapport

    6. Make the shift from a Teacher Centered to a Learner Centered approach to teaching

    • Applicants must have a bachelor's degree in any field.

    • Applicants must obtain the score for course ENGGB1A on the SEPT or passing ENGGA2D.

    • Good knowledge of the PC applications (Microsoft Office – Word and PowerPoint) and ability to use the Internet

  • Admission Fee:

    EGP 75 = A onetime admission non-refundable fee

    Standardized English Proficiency Test (SEPT) Fees: 

    EGP 200 for Egyptians and EGP 250 for International Students = up to 6 working days before the beginning of the term.

    One-day service Test (SEPT) Fees:

    EGP 370 for Egyptians and EGP 465 for International Students= five working days before the first day of the term.

    OR

    Online English Placement Test (OEPT) Fees:

    EGP 130 for Egyptians and EGP 170 for International Students = up to 4 working days before the beginning of the term.

    Exam fees are non-refundable and change in admission test dates are only allowed 2 working days in advance of the reserved test session.   

    Course tuition: 

    Fees/course for Egyptians = EGP 1,440/3 CEUs

    Fees/course for International Student = EGP 1,800/3 CEUs

Course Info

Type:
Certificate
Duration:
36 Weeks
Subject:
Teaching and Education
Location:
AUC Tahrir Square
AUC New Cairo
Format:
In class/Online
CEUs:
18
Status
Available

Dates: To know more about the registration deadline and term dates please click here


Contact Us

Email: cddcert@aucegypt.edu

Phone number: 0020.2.2797.6862/ 002.02.2797 6982

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