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An Introduction to Teaching Vocabulary

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Explore vocabulary teaching strategies and develop your ability to teach vocabulary with this An Introduction to Teaching Vocabulary course from Babcock by FutureLearn for teachers and educators.


Boost your vocabulary teaching skills.

On this An Introduction to Teaching Vocabulary course from Babcock by FutureLearn you will understand the fundamentals of teaching vocabulary. You will explore key research related to vocabulary teaching and learn vocabulary teaching strategies that you can apply in your own context.

You will develop as a teaching professional as you learn from not only experts in teaching vocabulary but also from your teaching peers. You should leave the course confident in your ability to help your student develop their vocabulary.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you'll be able to:
  • Explore some of the research focused on vocabulary teaching and the word gap
  • Identify effective strategies for teaching vocabulary and apply them in your own context
  • Discuss and reflect on the outcomes of the work you undertake in your context
  • Reflect on the role and importance of metacognition in vocabulary teaching

Programme Structure

What topics will you cover?

  • This course covers vocabulary teaching that will have an impact on pupils’ speaking, reading and writing.

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 1 months

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  • Self-paced
  • No Attendance
  • Proactive tutoring and support
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course is for educators involved in teaching vocabulary. 
  • This includes teachers of all levels, school leaders, subject leaders for English, literacy coordinators, teaching assistants, librarians, early years practitioners, and those currently in teacher training.

Tuition Fee


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