Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) – Introduction - TEFL(Intro)16



  • Course Fee: €199.00 which includes all registration fees.
  • Course Format: Distance Learning Course of 6 lessons.
  • Duration: Students can complete this course within 6 months which is ample time and can start it at anytime of the year that is convenient. If students need to extend this period for any reason during or near the end of the course they can request an extension through the college.
  • Enrol now to secure your place!



Course Description

If you are planning to teach English as a foreign language then this introductory course will prove of vital importance to you in gaining some initial experience, especially in the initial steps.

An introduction to TEFL covers the two central topics of language and learning awareness.

Specifically this Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) – Introduction course will prepare you for further study in preparation of a formal qualification in TEFL and will give you the basic principles of language teaching.


Course Syllabus

Lesson 1: What is Language and how do we learn it?

Lesson 2: Should we speak as we write?

Lesson 3: Linguistic and communicative rules

Lesson 4: Pronunciation and variety in English

Lesson 5: Words and their context

Lesson 6: Development Effective Learning.



Upon completion of this course you may take a final online examination. Full details of this examination are automatically sent to you at the end of the course. The examination costs €65 and is taken at home at your convenience.  If you receive 70% or more in this examination you will receive an ITEC – Irish Training and Educational Centre Diploma.


Contact Us

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Irish Training & Educational Centre,

Unit 9,

Leopardstown Business Centre,
Ballyogan Road,
Dublin 18.
Our Loc8 Code is: NM3-08-S03 »(Click here to view this Loc8 Code.)

Tel: 01 2061832.

Email Address:
[email protected]


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