It is a stand-alone course in teaching 121 aimed at qualified teachers currently practising teaching with 121 students or who are about to embark on teaching 121
It provides the background needed for a teacher undertaking the DELTA module 3 specialism in 121 teaching.
The IH 121 course is divided into 11 modules, which are a mixture of input, reflection on experience and discussion. Each module has a set of pre-module reading and tasks along with weekly tasks. The modules focus on the following areas:
Motivation and learning
The role of the teacher and learner
The impact of culture
Needs analysis and profiling the student
Lesson planning and planning a series of lessons
The course is run by qualified tutors experienced in teaching 1-2-1. Assessment is based on an end of course portfolio. The portfolio is made up of weekly tasks that complete each module. These put into practice the module input and encourage experimentation and reflection. There is also an end of course assignment.
Your portfolio must be submitted within two weeks of the course closure date. The grading of the course is Pass or Fail and is moderated by the IHWO Assessment Unit.
a qualified teacher with some teaching experience who wish to develop into teaching 1-2-1 or a recently qualified teachers who expect to be doing a significant amount of 1-2-1 teaching.