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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and Intercultural Competence

Fanshawe College

12 months
Duration
15840 CAD/year
4608 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

The Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and Intercultural Competence program of Fanshawe College is designed to prepare students to teach English as a Second (or Foreign) Language in Canada and/or overseas.

Overview

Learn to teach English as a second language in Canada or abroad

The Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and Intercultural Competence program of Fanshawe College covers topics integrating theoretical, pedagogical and practical applications for teaching English as a second or foreign language, meeting educational standards set by TESL Ontario. Additionally, this program includes courses to enhance professional and intercultural communication skills, knowledge and experience.

Career Information

Graduates of Fanshawe’s Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and Intercultural Competence (TES2) post-graduate certificate program will be eligible to apply for accreditation by TESL Ontario. This is a necessary credential for teaching in government-funded language programs for adults in Ontario and Canada.  Students must also meet the other requirements stipulated by the governing body.

There are also many opportunities abroad with employers who are looking for teachers with a TES2 certificate. In addition, the intercultural competence component of this program will prepare graduates for employment with organizations that work with newcomers to Canada, such as settlement agencies, or to work abroad helping prepare people for intercultural experiences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Linguistics
  • Intercultural Competence
  • Language Learning & Teaching
  • Discovering French
  • Discovering Spanish
  • Teaching Grammar & Vocabulary

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

If you are an international student, contact our International department to learn about timelines for international applicants.

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Two- or Three-Year College Diploma, or a Degree
  • Acceptable combination of related work experience and post-secondary education as judged by the College to be equivalent to the above
  • Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15840 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15840 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    4608 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4608 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1037 - 1625 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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