Whilst LRN will be open to the type of educational institution in which candidates operate, it will be mindful of the scope of the teaching role, access to teaching/learning opportunities and ability to meet the cognitive demand of learning outcomes and assessment criteria.
Candidates must be:
1) Operating within a suitable teaching setting
2) Must be qualified to graduate level, ideally education-related discipline, although LRN will consider education experience in its stead as well.
A student who is looking to continue developing for early-career academic and professional staff at Higher Education Institution
An experienced member of the staff who wishes to update their practice and align themselves with contemporary thinking.
with PG certification in education course, you will:
Engage with successful digital and online learning and develop your skills in this area through direct hands-on experience.
Enhance your skills and understanding in teaching, learning and assessment as a teacher.
Enable yourself to understand and resolve the challenges in teaching and assessment in the modern era of learning and development.
For the duration of the qualification, candidates are expected to have access to a teaching environment, from which evidence can be gleaned. This will include a teaching log that documents their preparation, planning, delivery and evaluation of teaching exercises. Expected teaching hours will be in the region of 40 to 60. This will be considered on a case-by-case basis. However, candidates who are unable to meet the minimum threshold (40 hours of teaching practice) are unlikely to be deemed suitable for this qualification.
The purpose is to enable learners to demonstrate an understanding within inclusive and varied teaching and learning environments. Learners will apply their knowledge and understanding in effectively evaluating and reflecting on future practice.
1) Understand the historical, philosophical and cultural context of education
2) Understand key concepts, values and beliefs related to education and educational practice
3) Understand key theories of education and learning and how these are realised in practical pedagogy
The purpose is to enable learners to demonstrate an understanding of learning theories and practical teaching pedagogy. Learners will develop a range of resources, based on learner needs, to support teaching and development across educational settings.
1) Understand how educational theory aligns with teaching delivery
2) Understand the relationship between teaching, learning and assessment
3) Be able to demonstrate a practical application of effective teaching delivery.
The purpose is to enable learners to demonstrate an understanding of the core issues, strategies and techniques in teaching in higher and professional education. Learners will explore the purpose, meaning and inter-relationships between teaching pedagogy and andragogy, relevant to their educational setting. Finally, learners will know how to vary their teaching styles in order to enable learning, advancement and understanding.
1) Understand the purpose of teaching pedagogy and teaching andragogy.
2) Understand current educational theories of teaching and learning
3) Be able to demonstrate a practical application of contemporary teaching in higher and professional education.
The LRN Level 7 Postgraduate Certificate in Education will be graded as fail or pass.
As an Ofqual registered qualification, it will accelerate your career as an academic teacher.
PG CERT in Education prepares you for working as a teacher and/or facilitator in higher or further education.
It aims to benefit teachers with an interest in developing their own practice as well as supporting their colleagues to do the same.
A route to practice in higher or professional education environments with a valid and recognised qualification in the field.
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This qualification makes you a certified teacher. It helps improve your teaching, practice and understanding of learning methodology. It focuses on class room delivery and for creating a more inclusive, adaptive classroom. From philosophy of education, to classroom delivery, assessment and contemporary education, the qualification focuses on many aspects of education and gives the learner a very holistic view.
It leads to a greater chance of employment as a teacher abroad and locally. It also helps in understanding the curriculum, how to develop inclusive lesson plans, as well as understanding the underlying theories of education and the philosophy on which the delivery works, all of which are applicable in different classrooms at every level.
If you want to work or continue working in an academic setting at a particular place to want to focus on your teaching in addition to your research work then PGCert can help you improve not only your teaching and classroom delivery but also pave way for future career prospects.
PGCert is a holistic qualification that can lead to specialized pathways, if the candidate wishes to pursue a PGDip after this, these specialized pathways can be for: early, primary, secondary and special needs education.
It is cheaper than similar qualifications which are available and advertised in the market, and it is also offered at a marginal rate while ensuring the same quality of education and delivery. The fee can also be paid in three easy installments, you can contact the admission department for more details.
This qualification is awarded by Learning Resource Network which is an award winning Ofqual recognized awarding body. It makes you a certified candidate who, upon completion, becomes eligible for different teaching and academic positions in different countries especially in UAE and UK.
You can become a certified licensed teacher to teach in different institutions and countries where this qualification is a mandatory requirement.