ELT Short Courses

Intensive Short Courses in ELT

These 6 week courses are designed to help both pre-service and in-service English teachers develop best practices in English language teaching (ELT). Each course is grounded in theory and introduces immediately applicable activities and instructional design principles.

2018 Courses & Dates
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Jan 8–Feb 15
TESOL Methods
Feb 26–Apr 5
Teaching Writing
Apr 23–May 31
Teaching Reading
Jun 11–Jul 19
Teaching Listening
Jul 30–Sep 6
Teaching one-on-one
Sep 17–Oct 25
Reflective practice
Nov 5–Dec 13
Fundamental classroom skills

2019 Courses & Dates
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Jan 7–Feb 14
Teaching Speaking


  • Download and complete the Application for Intensive Teacher Education Courses. Please submit your completed application to Pookie at [email protected].

Program fees

  • 3,500 THB per 6 week course
  • Payment via cashier’s check or bank transfer

Course Objectives

  • To develop the professionalism of teachers of English by providing them with a solid practical and theoretical foundation for language teaching
  • To help Thai teachers of English improve their English language skills and build their confidence in using English when they teach
  • To provide newcomers to the English language teaching profession with training to help them become teachers or tutors

Course Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course you will be able to…

  • improve your understanding of English language learning in Thai educational contexts.
  • apply the principles and techniques of effective English language teaching develop.
  • locate or develop appropriate resources and materials for teaching.

Example Short Courses

  • Activities & Materials for language teaching
  • Communicative Language Teaching
  • Teaching Interactive Reading
  • The Art of Teaching Writing
  • Dynamic Vocabulary Teaching
  • Teaching Listening
  • Teaching Pronunciation
  • Teaching Private Classes
  • Teaching Young Learners

Course Structure

  • 6-week course (15 hours)
    • 2.5-hour sessions once a week
  • Workshop style
  • Course completion certificate awarded

Course Location
This course takes place at AUA, Chamchuri Square in Bangkok, Thailand.

AUA Chamchuri Square, Bangkok is the largest branch and home to the corporate offices. It is located at the Sam Yan MRT train station, and a short walk to the Sala Dang BTS train station. AUA is located on the 21st floor.

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