English for International Communication

English for International Communication

The English for International Communication course is aimed at school teachers and other staff who wish to develop their language and intercultural communication skills in English, possibly to participate in an Erasmus project or to teach their subject in English. 

This twenty-five hour programme runs over five days in the UNESCO world heritage city of Bath, UK.  The course is delivered in a spacious and comfortable centrally located training facility that provides wifi access, breakout areas and free refreshments. 

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English for International Communication

Course Outcomes

  • Greater confidence in using English for Erasmus projects
  • Better communication skills for brainstorming, managing, making arrangements
  • Developed language of instruction and classroom management.
  • Raised awareness of cross-cultural communication issues
  • Shared ideas with other teachers from the EU

Course Content

  • Information exchange – teaching in our institutions
  • Functional language and grammar: brainstorming, managing, arranging
  • Vocabulary development
  • Pronunciation and delivery
  • Intercultural communication
  • Presenting our institutions/projects
  • Teaching sessions with full feedback
  • Free activity takeaways!

Preparation

We’ll send you a pre-course questionnaire to complete. 

If you wish to stay with one of our host families (see below) we’ll also send you a host family questionnaire to get the best match. 

Course Materials

Handouts will be provided. Course slides, games and other free takeaway activities will be available on our learning platform after the course. 

Teachers who wish to micro-teach should provide materials for their own lessons. 

English for International Communication

2018 Dates

19-23 February

15-19 October

2019 Dates

February 25-1 March

14-19 October

Course Fee

1 week €590      

4+ teacher discount €490

This does not include accommodation. See below. 

Entry Requirement

CEFR High B1/C1 level of English

Erasmus Documentation

We’ ll provide your teaching institution with the necessary course information to complete its Erasmus documentation before or during the course, as desired. 

PIC number: 920212229

Certification

At the end of the course you will receive an EMB English for International Communication course certificate.

To Apply

To request further information or to apply, please email us at english@embiz.info

Cultural Visits

EMB can help participants to plan and book evening and weekend cultural activities to enhance their cultural experience and promote the use of English outside the classroom.

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Accommodation

image of English Means Business Host FamilyStay with one of our friendly host families to give you the ‘total immersion’ experience! A host family stay guarantees you an authentic taste of Bath life and provides the opportunity for conversation and friendship building.  

Our host family charge for a room with separate or ensuite bathroom is £320 / €400 for up to 7 nights. This includes breakfast and dinner every day. We have other options, so please enquire. 


Alternatively, we can help you to find a bed and breakfast, hotel, apartment or hostel. Any accommodation is a short walk from your EMB English course training premises.

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