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Ottawa, ON
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Teachers of English as a Foreign Language – International (Graduate Certificate)

Program Information
Faculty: Language Institute
Degree: Certificate
Field of Study: Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Lang./ESL Lang. Instructor
Description This online, synchronous Ontario College Graduate Certificate program provides teacher candidates with the theoretical foundations and practical techniques to help learners develop proficiency in English as a foreign language. Students acquire specialized knowledge and skills in the area of English as a Foreign Language (EFL) methodology, teaching techniques, curriculum design and evaluation to prepare for a career in teaching EFL internationally. In addition, students gain essential hands-on experience by completing a minimum of 20 hours of practicum in their country of residence, as well as an optional teaching internship in Canada.
Website: Teachers of English as a Foreign Language – International (Graduate Certificate) at Algonquin College - Graduate Programs
Length: 1 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 88]

Applicants with International transcripts must provide proof of the specific requirements noted above along with proof of either: IELTS-International English Language Testing Service-Overall band of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each band OR TOEFL-Internet-based (iBT)-overall 88, with the minimum of 22 in each component: Reading 22; Listening: 22 Speaking: 22, Writing: 22.

Additional Admission Requirements:
    An undergraduate (Bachelor`s) university degree in any discipline is required to enter the program.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Last Updated: December 26, 2018