DELTA Module 1 Exam

What is DELTA?

DELTA is one of the best-known and most popular advanced TEFL/TESOL qualifications in the world. It is a flexible way for experienced teachers to progress further in their careers. DELTA can be taken at any stage in a teacher's career and is ideal for those wanting to update their teaching knowledge and improve their practice.

Understanding Language, Methodology and Resources for Teaching (20 credits)

Module 1 focuses on the background to teaching and learning English in a range of contexts.

Context areas:

  • Theoretical perspectives on language acquisition and language teaching

  •  Different approaches and methodologies, including current developments

  •  Language systems and learners' problems

  •  Knowledge of resources, materials and reference sources for language learning

  •  Key concepts and terminology related to assessment


  • Module 1 is a written examination which includes two 90 minute written papers with a 30 minute break between. The examination is externally set and marked.​

How much is the DELTA Module 1 Exam?

  • The DELTA Module 1 examination costs CHF 370.00.

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