The British Council Language Awareness Course is for people who want to develop their knowledge of grammar, vocabulary and functional language from a teacher's perspective. You will also observe recorded lessons, analyse teaching techniques and participate in popular English language teaching activities. This course is suitable for candidates who want to be better prepared for CELTA, teachers of young adult and adult students and anyone else who would like to develop their understanding of language.

The Language Awareness Course is available at the Kuala Lumpur centre.


What are the benefits?


This course aims to raise understanding of language in order to teach it more effectively to students. You will also participate in typical language activities as well as observe recorded lessons in which teachers focus learners on language


This course is not assessed. A British Council certificate of attendance is given to those who have participated and attended the majority of classes.


How is it delivered?

The course covers a number of aspects related to analysing and understanding language including

  • words
  • verbs
  • adjectives and adverbs
  • functions 
  • skills related to analysing and teaching language


Course details

The Language Analysis Course is available at the Kuala Lumpur centre.

2020 course dates will be published as soon as they become available.


Candidates must have at least an upper intermediate level of English (B2) and are required to take a placement test before registering for the course. The placement test is RM100. Candidates who are accepted onto the course are credited RM100 towards their course fees.

Register for a placement test at the teaching centre on Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur.