Sustainability and Enviroment

This course is for teachers who want to upgrade their language skills while gaining a better
understanding of sustainability and environment. 

Course Overview

This course is for teachers who want to upgrade their language skills while gaining a better understanding of sustainability and environment. Participants must have at least a good intermediate level (B1+) of English. As stated in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development goals by United Nations, environmental aspects are one of the top priorities to act on our planet. Join us to find out what you, your colleagues, your school or organisation can do to help!

  • 20 lessons of group tuition / week
  • 1 lesson = 50 minutes
  • Course Duration: 1 week or 2 weeks
  • Level: Upper-intermediate (B2)

2022 Dates

July 2022 August 2022
4th July -16th July 1st August – 14th August

Format

This Overseas Teachers’ Course can be organised as either a one-week or two-week course consisting of 20 classroom contact hours per week, plus an extensive cultural and social programme which is linked to the morning classroom sessions.

Course Aims

  • to provide an opportunity to develop and consolidate participants’ own language skills
  • provide teachers and educational staff with knowledge in the field of environmental education to sustainable development

  • awaken teachers’ and educational staff environmental awareness so that they can act as facilitating agents for students, inspiring the participation of the educational community in solving environmental problems

Features of the Course

  • New ideas and recent pedagogical developments in ELT

  • Content appropriate for B2-C2 level

  • Innovative methodologies and techniques to teach sustainability in order our pupils to be more responsible and active on environmental issues and empower them to change their attitude and behavior towards a sustainable future

  • Evidence-based information and statistics about environmental problems

Outcomes

  • will have upgraded their language

  • will have been introduced to the concepts of sustainable development & enviroment issues

  • will have developed skills and strategies for a reflective, evaluative teaching and learning practice

Price List

1 week training course

450
  • Programme includes materials, excursions and activities.
  • Additional Fee: Homestay Accommodation: €225 for one week of host family accommodation (single room, half-board) + €65 placement fee

2 weeks training course

890
  • Programme includes materials, excursions and activities.
  • Additional Fee: Homestay Accommodation: €450 for two weeks of host family accommodation (single room, half-board) + €65 placement fee