ABOUT THE COURSE
This Level 5 qualification will help you develop the knowledge and skills required by teachers/trainers in the Further Education and Skills sector, such as teaching, learning and assessment in education and training.
You will need to have a teaching placement and be able to complete at least 100 hours of teaching practice.
WHAT WILL I STUDY?
Candidates who successfully complete this qualification will take an analytical and practical approach to all aspects of planning, delivering and assessing inclusive teaching and learning. Whilst doing this, candidates will embed theories and principles in education and training and demonstrate them in their practice.
Candidates will also carry out research into professionalism in education and training policies and consider their impact on their role and their accountability as a teacher/trainer.
Candidates will also have the opportunity to contribute to quality
improvement and quality assurance within their own organisation. The qualification covers the knowledge and skills required by teachers/trainers in the further education and skills sector, such as:
Teaching, learning and assessment in education and
Developing teaching learning and assessment in
education and training
Theories, principles and models of education and
Wider professional practice and development in
education and training The Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training is a teaching qualification which extends into investigation and research into current practice,theories and models relating to education and training. Throughout the programme, candidates will demonstrate their ability to transfer the findings of their research into their own practice.
WHAT WILL I NEED?
You will need:
Level 3 qualification and/or experience in your specialist subect
GCSEs at grade 4 or above in English Language and Maths or Functional Skills in English and Maths at Level 2, or working towards achievement of these
Access to 100 hours of teaching practice over the duration of the programme.
You must also be able to successfully complete the written assessment requirements of the course at the appropriate academic level.
All applicants must have an interview to confirm that the course is suitable for them.
HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?
The qualification will be assessed by a combination of assignments and observation of teaching or training.
WHAT WILL IT COST?
£2,225 per year
WHAT CAN I DO AFTER?
You could progress into employment or other HE programmes and further CPD.