Presentation on theme: "ELTAF Workshop 22 nd June 2013 Claire Hart. 1) Approaches to course design a. Some key terms b. Three recipes for course design - case studies 2) Top."— Presentation transcript:
Topic-driven Communication situation analysis JIT (Just In Time)
1.Topic options 2.Choose 5 or 6 topics 3.What vocab? grammar? 4.4 skills work 5.Business skills Spend 4- 5 weeks on each topic
Context: In-company Industry: Construction Timeframe: 38 weeks Participants: 8 Level: mixed from high A2 to B2 Jobs: salesman, quality engineer, civil engineer, architect Needs: -> Broaden knowledge of industry-specific vocabulary -> Improve accuracy -> Work on business skills, especially telephoning and emailing
We spent 7 weeks on this topic In particular we spent a lot of time working on tenses I realised we needed to focus more on conversation strategies and techniques The learners enjoyed working on this topic
1Concrete is used to ______ build walls ______. 2Copper is used to _________________________. 3Steel is used to _________________________. 4Fibreglass is used to _________________________. 5Carbon is used to _________________________. 6PVC is used to _________________________.