Diploma in TEFL with specialization in Special Education

About the course

Diploma in TEFL with specialization SEN is a 220 hours online course that aims to impart knowledge regarding effective English language teaching and also enhance the communication skills among learners. The in-depth course content covers modern teaching approaches, English as a foreign language awareness, Lesson Planning fit for both regular and children with disabilities in inclusive classrooms. You can go through the course highlights-

  • 220 hours’ Diploma course in an online mode
  • Faculty support throughout the program
  • 100% placement support
  • Training on ESL/EFL teaching approaches,
  • Emphasis will be on Special Education
  • All four language skills are integrated in the course

Eligibility and Course Fee

  • Both experienced and aspiring teachers can apply for this course
  • The candidate must be able to speak and write in English
  • Candidates should have 10+2 degree from a recognised certification body
  • The courses are available at a reasonable course fee of Rs 29999/- (18% GST as applicable)

Teaching and Learning Modes

  • Courses are available in an online mode
  • The length of the course is 220 hrs.
  • Online course can be studied from any part of the world
  • The word "online" is not mentioned in the certificate

Course Curriculum


  • Phase 1: Introduction to TESOL
  • Phase 2: The Study of English
  • Phase 3: Teaching Techniques (Language Skills)
  • Phase 4: Classroom Management
  • Phase 5: Lesson Planning
  • Phase 6: Need Based language Teaching
  • Phase 7: Teaching Young Learners
  • Phase 8: Text books and Materials

Learning Disabilities

  • Phase 1: Understanding and Identifying Students with LDs
  • Phase 2: Making sense of the IEPs
  • Phase 3: Learning the Right Teaching Strategies
  • Phase 4: Helping Students with Word Identification Problems
  • Phase 5: Helping Students with Reading Comprehension Problems


  • Phase 1: Understanding Students With ADHD
  • Phase 2: The Diagnostic Process
  • Phase 3: Attention and ADHD
  • Phase 4: The Emotional Impact of ADHD
  • Phase 5: Problem-Solving for Academic Performance


  • Phase 1: Meet your Students with Autism
  • Phase 2: Understand the Common Characteristics of HFA/AS
  • Phase 3: Discover How Your Students Think
  • Phase 4: Nurture Students' Social Skills
  • Phase 5: Encourage Language Reciprocity

Job prospects

Diploma in TEFL with Specialization in SEN will acquaint you with the right knowledge, required to gain before heading into a modern classroom that is inclusive in nature along with the latest approaches to become an efficient EFL/ESL teacher in exotic locations around the world. One will find job opportunities galore in countries like South Korea, Japan, Taiwan, China, Vietnam, Thailand etc.

Accreditation and Certification

  • After the successful completion of the course, you will receive a globally recognised certificate from ACT
  • ACT TEFL courses are accredited by the world's largest TESOL accreditation body TESOL Canada
  • Courses at Asian College of Teachers are endorsed by prestigious Training Qualifications UK
  • ACT is a Cambridge authorized TKT Centre and all our students can sit for Teaching Knowledge Test exam and earn their Cambridge Certificate

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