Wednesday 17 May 2023 - 09:00 to Thursday 18 May 2023 - 13:00
Limassol (Pefkos Hotel) and Nicosia (Semeli Hotel)
Additional information
Registration is required to attend this event

The British Council in collaboration with Cambridge Assessment International Education and Paper Works Philippides are pleased to invite you to a seminar on the changes to the IGCSE English as a Second Language 2024 syllabus. This seminar is designed specifically for teachers of IGCSE English as a Second Language in Cyprus.

Dates and Locations:

The seminar will take place on Wednesday, May 17th in Limassol at Pefkos hotel and Thursday, May 18th in Nicosia at Semeli hotel. Both sessions will run from 9:00am to 12:30pm with a 30-minute break from 10:30am to 11:00am

Session 1 - Summary and explanation of the changes to IGCSE E2L syllabuses and rationale for the changes:

During this session, Kate Brown, from the Curriculum Development Division at Cambridge Assessment International Education, will provide a summary of the changes to the IGCSE English as a Second Language 2024 syllabus and the rationale behind them.

Session 2 - Putting the syllabus changes into practice:

In this session, Jodi Rigas, Principal at American Academy Limassol and British Council Oral Test Moderator, will provide a practical, classroom-activity oriented presentation to show how the syllabus changes can be addressed in the classroom.


Registration for this seminar is completely free of charge, and spaces are limited. To secure your place, we recommend registering as soon as possible using the online registration form. Please note that places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis, so early registration is strongly advised.

During registration, you will have the opportunity to ask any questions that you would like to be addressed during the event. If you have any further questions about the seminar or the registration process, please do not hesitate to contact us.

We are confident that this seminar will help you better understand the changes to the IGCSE English as a Second Language 2024 syllabus and how to implement them effectively in your classroom. We look forward to seeing you there!