Certificate of Achievement in the Fundamentals of English Language Teaching (FELT)

To become an instructor of English as a foreign language, it is essential to have knowledge of teaching methods and classroom management techniques, together with background knowledge in language acquisition and sound assessment practices.

  • To become an instructor of English as a foreign language, it is essential to have knowledge of teaching methods and classroom management techniques, together with background knowledge in language acquisition and sound assessment practices. The Certificate of Achievement in the Fundamentals of English Language Teaching introduces pre-service and in-service English instructors to the best practices in the field of teaching English as a foreign language (ESL), by focusing on the previously mentioned four areas. Holders of this certificate may then pursue a career in the field, whether at schools, language centers, or in schools of continuing education within ESL programs.

    Code

    Title

    CEUs*

    Prerequisite(s)

    FELT101

    Fundamentals of English Language Teaching

    • Language learning practice and theory

    • Teaching methods and classroom management

    • Teaching integrated skills

    • Classroom assessment

    • Teacher autonomy

    • Practicum

    6

    None

    *One continuing education unit equals 10 contact hours.

     

    Course Assessment 

    Trainees are assessed throughout the term by assignments (lesson plans, observation tasks, practical teaching practice, and written reflections) and a written exit test. The final grade is, therefore, an accumulation of continuous and achievement assessments, for which the minimum accepted score is 70 percent. While absence does not influence the grade, it does influence the performance of the trainees.

    1. Language Learning Practice and Theory
    2. Teaching Methods and Classroom Management
    3. Teaching Integrated Skills
    4. Classroom Assessment and
    5. Teacher Autonomy.
  •  • 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.

     

  • 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  5750/6 CEUs

    Fees/course for International Student = EGP 7190/6 CEUs

Course Info

Type:
Certificate
Duration:
6 Weeks
Subject:
Teaching and Education
Location:
AUC Tahrir Square
AUC New Cairo
Format:
Currently Online
CEUs:
6
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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