Diploma in Education and Training Level 5 (stand-alone)

Diploma in Education and Training Level 5 (stand-alone)

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Course fees: To be confirmed
Enrolment information: Email enquiries to learneradvice@hullcc.gov.uk

Course Aims

Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training (DET) programmes are the recognised teaching qualification for the post-16 sector. You can become a post-16 teacher in England without a teaching qualification, but it’s a definite advantage to have one, as many employers expect them.

The aim of the diploma is to give you the tools to become a successful teacher in the real world. That means the core knowledge, understanding and skills needed to work efficiently as a teacher in virtually any setting. Of course, you get unlimited tutor support.

The perfect introduction to teaching and training for a range of trainee teachers. Whether you’re totally new to teaching, an assessor looking to teach, or a teacher looking to progress in their role, this course is all you need.

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Entry Requirements

  • Competence in vocational and/or specialist subject at an appropriate level
  • Confirmation of current vocational/specialist subject knowledge
  • Up to date knowledge of workplace practice
  • Reference to the Education and Training Foundations (2016) Minimum Core Guidance, and any other subsequent updated
  • Access to 100 teaching practice hours
  • A reasonable levels of language, literacy and numeracy
  • Candidates should be qualified/ experienced in the subject they intend to teach

How to apply

Email enquiries to learneradvice@hullcc.gov.uk

Course Content

The Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training is a teaching qualification which has a teaching/training practice requirement. It is an ‘in service’ qualification designed for those working or wishing to work as teachers/trainers in England.

The course covers a number of topics over the two years including:

  • Identifying and supporting individual student needs
  • Learning theories
  • Economic and political influences in the lifelong learning sector
  • Curriculum design
  • Behaviour management
  • Reflective thinking
  • Effective assessment

Assessment Method

  • Assignments
  • Portfolios of teaching evidence
  • Observation of teaching & learning

Where can it lead?

Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (In service) Level 6

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