PG / UG Teaching Qualification (Further Education)
PROGRAMME AT A GLANCE
per month (Interest free)
Duration : 1 year
University :Scottish University of the Year and Top 1% of Universities in the world by the QS World University Rankings by Subject. ( ACU, DSC, SICSA)
Mode of study : Distance Learning
30 June 2018
About the Programme
The programme is designed for staff working in colleges and other educational workplace environments who may be fairly new to teaching or training and who may wish to develop their existing teaching or training skills further.
There are two modules in the programme -The Effective Teacher/ Trainer and The Successful Learner– and these correspond to the range of knowledge and skills required for a teaching career in adult education and training.
Learning materials, workshops and literature are provided to facilitate critical thinking and generate ideas leading to critical reflection and change in practice development.
*Check with your local education authority whether this qualification authorises you to teach
The virtual learning environment is open 24/7 and students are encouraged to complete the well-structured course at their own pace. As well as the highly accessible and attractive virtual learning environment, students will benefit from a range of social media and online conferencing tools
Members of the team are engaged in research into a wide range of topics including educational uses of social media tools; adult learners and motivation; the design of online learning environments.
Develop your teaching and training skills by pursuing this innovative distance learning teaching course. The programme will offer you the chance to understand the challenges of working in education and equip you with all the necessary strategies to cope within any education environment.
Postgraduate Level - degree or relevant professional qualification
Undergraduate Level - HND or equivalent relevant professional qualification
You need to meet the following minimum core skills requirements: Literacy/Communication SCQF Level 6; ICT SCQF Level 5; and Numeracy SCQF Level 4.
Be currently teaching and have access to a classroom or educational environment for at least 120 hours over the duration of the course.
Minimum 2 years teaching experience
English Language Requirement is IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent)
The TQFE course is widely recognised as a high quality teaching qualification in the post-compulsory education sector, which allows lecturers, trainers or instructors to further their career in teaching.