LTTC Advanced Certificate in Phonetics & Phonology


a course for ELT specialists that covers both theories and practice


This course is particularly suitable for those who have completed a certificate level course and who wish to deepen their knowledge in this area.

  • It will also appeal to those who wish to show evidence of C.P.D. -(Continuing Professional Development)
  • It is available to both native and non-native speakers
  • The assignments are both varied and challenging and are designed to allow the student to explore phonology and the teaching of pronunciation in considerable depth
  • It forms part of the Diploma in TESOL course programme and gives exemption from the phonology section of module four along with reduced fees as appropriate.



1.1.1 Consonants

Place of articulation

Manner of articulation

1.1.2 Vowels


2.1.1 The phonemes of English: CONSONANTS

2.1.2 The phonemes of English: VOWELS

2.1.3 Word Stress

2.1.4 Rhythm

2.1.5 Intonation

2.1.6 Minimal pairs

Essays and work to be submitted

Further reading