This module will help you to understand the principles and the importance of using non-formal methodologies within the frame of Task-Based Language teaching, as well as some basic ideas of the TBLT methodology and the characteristics of being a language teacher.
1.1 Introduction to the module
By the end of this module, you will be able to:
Understand the concepts of non-formal education, and how it can be used for language teaching;
the basic structure of TBLT (pre-task; task cycle and post-task) and why it can
be useful for language teaching;
the importance of language awareness for language teachers.
Watch the introduction video in the next section or click here and do the introductory quiz here
In the following videos you will learn about non-formal education, it's definition and its relation to language teaching. You will know all about the benefits of non-formal edcuation for language teaching after watching the videos and doing the exercises.
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