A 30-hour course lasting ten weeks from January-April 2020 leading to the TKT CLIL Cambridge exam. The course is conducted in English and is aimed at scuola media and superiore teachers of English and/or any other subject with a minimum of B2 level in English. Each session is led by an experienced teacher trainer and covers the basic concepts and techniques needed to implement CLIL methodology in the classroom.
Among the areas covered in the course are:
- Principles of CLIL
- Lesson Planning
- Cognitive and communication skills
- Scaffolding content and language learning
- Adapting materials and resources
- Classroom language
- Support strategies
The course is of a very practical nature, showing ways in which materials can be developed for use in the CLIL classroom. Participants are encouraged to reflect on their own teaching and to try out CLIL techniques for themselves in the contexts they currently work in. The materials used in the course have been developed by British Council teacher trainers and used in many countries around the world.
The course is open to teachers of any subject. Lessons are in English and a minimum level of B2 English is required.