Know it – Teach it: Vocabulary

About this course

Do you know the difference between 'vocabulary' and 'lexis'?

Are you aware of the specific language teaching techniques?

Find this out plus much moreon our 20 hour ground-breaking course.

Level: Specialist module

In this module, you will cover the following topics:

  • Vocabulary, lexis or just 'words'?
  • Essential components of a vocabulary lesson
  • Teaching vocabulary so it sticks
  • What a dictionary won't tell you
  • Collocation and lexical phrases
  • Phrasal verbs
  • Word grammar
  • The role of authentic materials and sources
  • The age factor
  • Designing and marking vocabulary tests

By the end of this module you will have:

  • understood key issues when teaching vocabulary to learners of all ages
  • discovered how words work
  • understood how we learn and store vocabulary long term
  • mastered vocabulary learning strategies to pass on to your students
  • demonstrated how to plan effective vocabulary lessons.

Where is this course taught?

Calendar and pricing

This course is only available at our Napier Road Centre

Dates Day Times Fees Remark
19 Jan- 23 Mar Thu 4.00 p.m. - 5.55p.m. S$1,188.00 -