Teaching English Online: China and Beyond

Online Course

Future Learn
Teaching English Online: China and Beyond

What is the course about?

Teaching English Online: China and Beyond
The course Teaching English Online: China and Beyond is an online class provided by Cambridge Assessment English through Future Learn. It may be possible to receive a verified certification or use the course to prepare for a degree.
Get the knowledge, digital tools, and ideas to start and transform your teaching career.
Course description
  • Learn how to adapt your face-to-face teaching skills to an online environment
  • 4 weeks
  • Do you live in China and want to take your English teaching online? Are you teaching Chinese students online? We have added online resources to this course that are accessible in China.
  • Teaching English online gives both learners and teachers the flexibility to choose when, where and how they develop English language skills. On this course, you’ll discover the skills, knowledge, digital tools and resources you need to design and deliver effective online English lessons whether you are in China or around the world.
  • You’ll gain insights from online teachers and trainers and have the opportunity to share your experiences and ideas with your fellow course participants.
  • Contexts: learners and learning
  • Strategies for developing rapport and engagement
  • Dealing with classroom management in an online classroom
  • Key skills needed to be an effective online teacher
  • Tips for finding learners and channels to deliver online learning
  • Developing reading skills
  • Developing writing skills and dealing with errors online
  • Developing speaking skills
  • Developing listening skills
  • Setting context
  • Clarifying and practising language
  • Dealing with pronunciation
  • Getting feedback on your teaching
  • Evaluating and reflecting on your teaching
  • Joining online communities of teachers
  • This course is designed for any experienced or recently qualified teachers living and working in China who would like to transfer their teaching to an online context.
  • This is a version of the Teaching English Online course, with some new materials tailored for China. The course also includes mentors from China. However, all of the content is still relevant to learners beyond China.
  • Cambridge Assessment English
  • Cambridge Assessment English is part of the University of Cambridge. We help millions of people learn English and prove their skills to the world.

Prerequisites & Facts

Teaching English Online: China and Beyond

Course Topic

Language, Teaching

University, College, Institution

Cambridge Assessment English

Course Skill Level

Course Language


Place of class

Online, self-paced (see curriculum for more information)



Degree & Cost

Teaching English Online: China and Beyond

To obtain a verified certificate from Future Learn / Cambridge Assessment English you have to finish this course or the latest version of it, if there is a new edition. The class may be free of charge, but there could be some cost to receive a verified certificate or to access the learning materials. The specifics of the course may have been changed, please consult the provider to get the latest quotes and news.
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Teaching English Online: China and Beyond
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