Saturday, October 13, 2012

AKUIED-CEL offer courses on English Language Skills

The Aga Khan University
Institute for Educational Development 

Centre of English Language

Aga Khan University Institute for Educational Development (AKU‑IED) offers various professional development programmes for teachers, teacher educators, educational managers and others in the field of education.  

The Centre of English Language at AKU-IED offer courses for enhancing English language skills of teachers, business professionals, students, employees and others who may wish to improve their skills.

Following are the upcoming courses offered by the Centre of English Language:

1.      Learn to write Research Paper (October 23, - November 8, 2012)
Participants will be introduced to the rhetoric and textual development of research writing so as to produce a succinct abstract, pertinent introduction, critical analysis and synthesis of relevant literature, application of adequate methodology and thematic findings and results. Participants will also learn the APA formatting style and structure.
Application deadline: October 18, 2012

2.      General; English Language Proficiency (November 3,  - December 15, 2012)
The course has been designed to help adult learners of English to use the language in a variety of practical ways in real life contexts. Keeping the academic, social and professional needs in focus, the course has been developed to meet learners’ needs by incorporating authentic and contextualised ELT materials and the latest teaching methodology.
Application deadline: October 30, 2012

3.      Improve your English Pronunciation (November 8, - November 16, 2012)
This is a specially designed pronunciation proficiency course that aims to improve pronunciation patterns of English language learners.

Application deadline: November 06, 2012 

4.      Business English (November17 – December 22, 2012)
Business English course has been designed for professionals and executives at the junior and middle management levels. It offers opportunities to participants to discuss reflect on and practice current language in use for communicating effectively in their respective business environment. Classes will be held face to face and online support will be provided.
Application deadline: November 15, 2012
For more information, visit:
Application forms are available at Office of the Registrar at Institute for Educational Development, Karimabad, Campus from Monday to Friday, between 10:00 am - 12:00 pm or 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Phone: 021-36347611-4/36826991 Ext: 3253, Email: