The Four Skills - Listening & Speaking, Reading & Writing


A course that examines the theory & the practical classroom applications of the four macro skills to enable teachers to confidently build sub-skills with their learners.

Specific areas covered:

Comprehension & what it involves
Communication & what it involves
Differences & similarities between skills
Sub-skill development
Traditional v more contemporary approaches to the skills
Skills syllabus design & timetabling
Planning skills lessons
Materials evaluation & development
Published skills materials

There are two options for this course -
1. two modules - listening & speaking or reading & writing

2. four modules looking at all four skills

At the end of the course a certificate is awarded.

The fees
Each course has a three-month limit, from beginning to end. There are no time limits set on the completion of each module within the three months.

On receipt of payment of the fees, a password is sent, giving access to the course. The fees are payable though PayPal, a very secure online payment system. An account can be created to make payment or a simple credit card payment can be made.

If it is not possible to use PayPal in your country of residence, we can supply details for a bank transfer. For more information about the fees & an application form please contact usĀ

Last modified: Tuesday, 21 August 2012, 12:59 PM