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Teacher Training

Award in Education and Training - Level 3 (Starting January 2023)

Start Date: 09/01/2023
Start Time: 18:00
End Date: 17/04/2023
End Time: 21:00
Day(s): Monday
Site: College Main Site

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Course Overview

The Level 3 Award in Education and Training is a knowledge-based introduction to teaching and/or training which has no teaching/training practice requirement. Therefore, it may be undertaken by candidates who are not in a teaching role. This course is delivered part time over 12 weeks. Classes are 3 hours and run on a Monday evening. Following this course, most candidates progress their Initial Teacher Training journey by moving on to the Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training.

Work Experience & Industry Placements

Not mandatory for this introductory course.

Qualification Gained

City and Guilds Level 3 Award in Education and Training.

After The Course

Most candidates progress their Initial Teacher Training journey by moving on to the Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training.

What Will I Learn

The qualification covers the knowledge and skills required by teachers/trainers in the further education and training skills sector: • the roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training • inclusive teaching and learning approaches • assessment of learners • facilitating learning and development for individuals • facilitating learning and development in groups • understanding principles and practices of Assessment

English And Maths

English and Maths preferred but not compulsory.

Our Lecturers

This course is delivered by a combination highly experienced and qualified lecturers and industry experts.

Teaching Learning and Assessment

Teaching and Learning will be through a mix of taught sessions, in-class group work and teacher-led discussions. Active participation in the group work and discussions will enable the best outcome as candidates gain peer support and learn from each other’s experiences. All learning outcomes across the 3 units are internally assessed and marked online via Moodle VLE. The Micro-teach activity is also peer assessed by others in the group.

Tutorials

Upon request before or after taught sessions, or support via email.

Course Expenses

The cost for this course is £605. A course text book is recommended for purchase at induction or available as an ebook via the Learning Resource Centre

How Will I Be Assessed

All learning outcomes across the 3 units are internally assessed and marked online via Moodle VLE. The Micro-teach activity is also peer assessed by others in the group.

Entry Requirements

Minimum of a level 3 or working towards a qualification in the subject you wish to teach or experience of working in a sector.

Required Experience

None although some experience of teaching or training would be valuable.

How To Apply

Online Application.

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