Lecture 1: How to analyse your course book


In this lecture you will learn how you can analyse the course books you’re using to identify if they contain activities for teaching English as a Lingua Franca (ELF).

Watch the video to find out more.

Your Task:

Analyse the course book in terms of the 7 aspects below, which were also described in the lecture. Feel free to only look at one or two of them, depending on how much time you have.

  1. Pronunciation syllabus
  2. Audio materials
  3. The ratio of ‘native’ and ‘non-native’ English users
  4. Which English?
  5. Communicative skills
  6. Culture
  7. Awareness raising

And share your findings and observations with us in the comments section.

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