Aims of course 

  1. Enable teachers to

  • plan and implement a Speech and Drama curriculum for a group of students

  • execute teaching work effectively at a professional level in the field speech and drama

  • use a wide range of teaching materials

  • demonstrate command of subject knowledge

  1. Provide teachers the foundation on pursing professional qualification in this field. 

 Course Details 

Prerequisite:     Age 18 or above. Have a good command of English.
Lessons:           A total of 24 lessons: 16 lessons on principles of teaching drama, 4 lessons on case studies, and 4 lessons on lesson observations. The 16 lessons on principles of teaching drama will be on the following Tuesday, from Oct, 2019 to May, 2020.






Oct 15, 2019


Feb 11, 2020


Oct 29, 2019


Feb 25, 2020


Nov 12, 2019


Mar 10, 2020


Nov 26, 2019


Mar 17, 2020


Dec 3, 2019


Mar 24, 2020


Dec 10, 2019


Apr 7, 2020


Jan 7, 2020


Apr 21, 2020


Jan 21, 2020


Apr 28, 2020

Other learning activities will be arranged on other days from Oct, 2019 to May, 2020, including

  1. principles and skills of the teaching of drama
  2. curriculum design of drama education
  3. applying drama to the teaching of subjects of various kinds
  4. appreciation of plays of various kinds drama production

Time:                       7:00-9:00pm
Venue:                    Pentecotsal Lam hon Kwong School, Shatin.
Program Director: Dr. Wong Lai Ping (Fellow Trinity College London – Speech and Drama)
Tuition Fee:            $19,800 (The fee includes tuition and course materials)*

*A 10% early bird discount ($17,820) is offered for applying on or before Aug 31, 2019. A 25% discount ($14,850) is offered for full time students.
Fill out the Application form for Teacher Training Course on Speech and Drama】and mail it with a cheque payable to “Hong Kong Teachers Drama Association Ltd” to “Pentecostal Lam Hon Kwong School, Yue Tin Court, Shatin, NT.”Attn: Miss Wong Lai Ping
Deadline:         Sept 30, 2019
Enquiry:          9629 7020 (Dr. Wong)

 About ATCL Diploma 

(refer to

  • Teachers of this course may take ATCL (Speech and Drama) Diploma Exam offered by the Trinity Guilhall on their own choice.
  • The Hong Kong Teachers Association may help teachers apply for the ATCL examination upon request.
  • The qualification of an ATCL Diploma is comparable to those of other qualifications available at Level 4 in the National Qualifications Framework.
  • It is recognized globally across 50 English speaking countries including England, Wales and North Ireland.
  • The examination comprises 3 units, all of which must be passed for successful completion of the diploma.
  • Details of the examination may


Contents of examination

1 Principles of Teaching

Theories of teaching and specific knowledge on drama.

(A two hour written exam.)

2 Teaching experience

Submit two case studies, and two examples of original teaching materials

3 Practical applications

30 minutes lesson demonstration before an external examiner and 15 minutes viva voce