English for Travel and Vacation (5 Weeks)

Course Code: ETV101

This course is a for lower-intermediate learners of English who are interested in gaining the basic speaking and listening skills necessary to travel overseas - specifically to English speaking countries. It is a practical course that guides students through the entire process of taking an overseas trip; starting with landing at a destination and checking-in at a hotel, all the way to returning to the airport to go back home. This course includes a lot of pair work and it will boost students' confidence along with their communication skills so that they are better prepared to travel abroad.

Students will widen their vocabulary, improve their listening and speaking skills so that they can better communicate on their next overseas trip and/or speak with foreigners and thus enhance their enjoyment when they do so.

Those who are interested in travel and widening their vocabulary will benefit from taking this course.

No textbook required
Betty Kates
Betty is from Brisbane, Australia and has several years experience working in the hospitality industry. Her experience includes handling day to day operations, promotions, and customer service at a cafe, fine dining restaurant and the banquet department in a five star hotel in Brisbane. While front of house supervisor, at a catering service in London, she was also part of the management team.
Betty came to Tokyo soon after completing her Master's Degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. She has taught English for over twenty years - In Brisbane, Taipei, London and Tokyo.
Betty is a supportive teacher who strives to help students feel comfortable. The experience and enthusiasm she brings to the classroom makes it the perfect environment for students to broaden their skills and knowledge.