The Ashgabat language centre “Dalchyn” – now on the platform of Cambridge university press

The Ashgabat language centre “Dalchyn” – now on the platform of Cambridge university press

The Cambridge university press is considered one of the best publishing houses of the world. In Turkmenistan an official distributor of educational literature of the British university is individual enterprise “Dalchyn” – an educational centre for foreign languages.

Lately all the program of the language courses of “Dalchyn” is based on materials of Cambridge university press. Besides the licensed textbooks, it has multimedia educational programs and also interactive video-lessons with of British teachers.

Teachers of “Dalchyn” have successfully passed courses of improvement of qualification for teachers of English language CELTA in Great Britain. Now they share with colleagues their experience for its introduction in Turkmenistan.

The interesting feature of “Dalchyn” is teaching of foreign languages to smallest pupils – from 7 till 14 years olds. For them there are special programs on termination of which they can take a language test for transition to the higher level of training.

On days off for children and adults optional lessons on various themes are conducted. In them pupils can apply the knowledge received at lessons and communicate in easy conditions.

The closing stage of courses is preparation for IELTS – the international examination for estimation of level of possession of English language. It is the most demanded test for study in Great Britain, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.

New textbooks and educational materials are given free of charge to pupils of educational centre “Dalchyn”. For those who want to get the book for independent training at home, at the office of “Dalchyn” in the residential area Gurtly a book shop of Cambridge university press will be opened in the near future.

Altyn Ashyrova