We are interested in hiring a seasoned English teacher with experience in IT or Business who can help us with creating a custom curriculum for a group of software developers.
We need you to build a program which consists of 9 lessons each lasting 1-2 hours with a very big focus on speaking activities.
The students are software developers/middle managers from IT sphere with an English level B1-C1.
The material should be aimed at perfecting their speaking skills, developing a specific vocabulary around the suggested topics and training the group in using language/communication patterns to reach agreement around a topic, raise important question, initialize a discussion, report about the project/tasks status etc.
- 9 lessons
- focus on developing speaking/conversation skills
- 9 short texts (articles from the internet) with respective vocabulary (phrases not words), questions for discussion about the text. Examples of the topics: software applications, graphical user interface, software development lifecycle, software testing/TDD etc.
- 9 topics for speaking discussion
- 9 topics for dialogues.
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Additional Project Description:
01/29/2013 at 6:07 EST
If we really like a candidate we agree to raise the budget for the project.