Understanding how to teach pronunciation effectively makes you a better teacher. Why not buy our self-study module 'Understanding Pronunciation' today!
You will learn how to explain the key concepts of pronunciation, including sounds, phonemes, word stress, connected speech and intonation, and learn how to build a focus on pronunciation in your classroom teaching.
Using video, listening activities, reading and interactive exercises, you will get a clearer idea of how to teach pronunciation to your learners to help them with their learning.
English teachers and langauge assistants working in all contexts
Understanding Pronunciation is a three-hour self-study training module, which is divided into three one-hour units.
By the end of Unit 1, explain the key concepts used in describing the different elements of pronunciation and recognise sounds and phonemes, with the help of the British Council's phonemic chart.
By the end of Unit 2, you'll be able to explain the key concept of word stress, and relate that knowledge to your classroom teaching.
By the end of Unit 3, you'll be able to explain the key concepts of connected speech and intonation, and relate that knowledge to the teaching of pronunciation.