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Education and Training (D.E.T) Level 5 Diploma (APL From CET)

DN Colleges Group

UCAS Code: Not applicable | Diploma

Entry requirements


The qualification covers the knowledge and skills required by teachers/trainers in the further education and skills sector, such as: •Developing teaching, learning and assessment in education and training •Theories, principles and models in education and training •Action Research •Developing, using and organising resources in a specialist area •Wider professional practice and development in education and training You'll need to have: Candidates must be considering a subject for delivery and be aiming to achieve / or have achieved a qualification and/or have experience in their subject/skill at the appropriate level. Candidates must have completed the Level 4 CET or equivalent to access this course which can be accessed via this link https://www.don.ac.uk/course/education-training-c-e-t-level-4/ All trainee teachers joining this qualification programme not having evidence of at least level 2 in maths and English, should undertake an initial assessment of skills in English, mathematics and ICT. They should record their development needs and agree an action plan to address them. Initial assessment and induction Learners must undertake an initial assessment of their own skills in literacy, language, numeracy and ICT, as well as other learner characteristics at the beginning of their course. This assessment should be used to: •Identify support and development needs •Identify level appropriate •Provide a basis for progression and professional City & Guilds cannot accept any registrations for candidates under 19 as this qualification is not approved for under 19s.

About this course


Course option

1.0year

Part-time | 2022

Subject

Post compulsory education and training

The qualification allows candidates to APL their Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training into a full level 5 Teaching qualification and progress into employment as qualified teachers/trainers, as well as to our BA (Hons) Education and Advanced Professional Practice Top-up degree.

Who are the qualifications for?
•For candidates who work or who want to work as teachers/trainers in the further education and skills sector.
•For candidates who have just started a teaching/training role.
•For teachers/trainers who are seeking career progression in their area of work.
•For candidates who work with learners on a one-to- one basis.
•For candidates who teach in industry.
•For candidates who have already achieved some Learning and Development units that can be carried forward into this qualification.
•For candidates who are assessors and wish to achieve a teaching/training qualification.
•For candidates who have completed the City and Guilds Trainer skills or introduction to training qualifications (7300,1103-01 or 6258)
•For candidates with a CET who wish to top this up to a full level 5 teaching qualification applicable to the qualified teaching pay scales across FE institutes and apply for QTLS through the Society for Education and Training

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

England
£7,400
per year
Northern Ireland
£7,400
per year
Scotland
£7,400
per year
Wales
£7,400
per year

The Uni


Course location:

University Centre Doncaster

Department:

Health and Social Care

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What students say


We've crunched the numbers to see if overall student satisfaction here is high, medium or low compared to students studying this subject(s) at other universities.

50%
low
Post compulsory education and training

How do students rate their degree experience?

The stats below relate to the general subject area/s at this university, not this specific course. We show this where there isn’t enough data about the course, or where this is the most detailed info available to us.

Education

Teaching and learning

69%
Staff make the subject interesting
85%
Staff are good at explaining things
71%
Ideas and concepts are explored in-depth
71%
Opportunities to apply what I've learned

Assessment and feedback

Feedback on work has been timely
Feedback on work has been helpful
Staff are contactable when needed
Good advice available when making study choices

Resources and organisation

64%
Library resources
71%
IT resources
64%
Course specific equipment and facilities
29%
Course is well organised and has run smoothly

Student voice

Staff value students' opinions
Feel part of a community on my course

After graduation


We don't have more detailed stats to show you in relation to this subject area at this university but read about typical employment outcomes and prospects for graduates of this subject below.

What about your long term prospects?

Looking further ahead, below is a rough guide for what graduates went on to earn.

Education and teaching

The graph shows median earnings of graduates who achieved a degree in this subject area one, three and five years after graduating from here.

£14k

£14k

Note: this data only looks at employees (and not those who are self-employed or also studying) and covers a broad sample of graduates and the various paths they've taken, which might not always be a direct result of their degree.

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