Find out about the teaching qualifications we offer
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Thursday 18 September 2014 08:30 to Friday 10 October 2014 17:00
FTMS Global Academy, Colombo 2

Course outline

Cambridge International Examinations is holding intermediate professional development courses in collaboration with the British Council for teachers of the following Cambridge syllabuses:

Course Module Application Deadline Registration Form
18 - 19 September 2014
O Level English Language 11 September 2014
25 - 26 September 2014
Primary English 18 September 2014
AS and A Level Mathematics 18 September 2014
AS and A Level Economics 18 September 2014
2 - 3 October 2014 
O Level Principles of Accounts 25 September 2014
Secondary 1 Mathematics 25 September 2014
9 - 10 October 2014
IGCSE Business Studies 2 October 2014
IGCSE First Language English 2 October 2014
IGCSE Mathematics 2 October 2014

Course content

Content will vary for each syllabus, but typically includes:

  • review of teachers' assessment issues
  • overview of different teaching methods and strategies
  • teaching strategies applied to the syllabus
  • discussions on formative and summative assessment
  • revision strategies for candidates
  • ICT and curriculum resources.

Interactive activities:

  • creating schemes of work and lesson plans
  • marking exercises
  • for science syllabuses, a practical laboratory session may also be included.

Who are the courses for?

Intermediate courses are designed for teachers who have been teaching the Cambridge syllabus for at least one year. Intermediate courses are not suitable for teachers new to the Cambridge syllabus. It is also preferable, although not essential, that teachers have followed an introductory course before taking this course.

  • Attendance is free for Sri Lankan Teachers.
  • Refreshments and lunch will be provided on both days
  • Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. 
  • Full venue and workshop details will be sent out to all registered delegates before the training event.