Who is this course for?
The TQUK Level 5 Diploma in Teaching English: Literacy and ESOL (QCF) is a standalone specialist qualification within the education and training suite and is suitable for learners wishing to develop the skills and knowledge to specialize in the teaching of Literacy and English to Speakers of Other Languages. The purpose of this qualification is to develop knowledge and skills relevant to a specialization within an occupation or set of occupations.
How will I be assessed?
What is the length of the course?
60 credits – 120 Guided learning hours
50 hours teaching
What qualifications do I need?
The qualification is suitable for teachers who hold a generic teaching qualification or trainee teachers who require, or wish to obtain, a specialist teaching qualification. They can meet the needs of a range of trainee teachers, including:
- individuals not currently teaching and training but who can meet the practice requirements, including the observed and assessed practice requirements, of the qualification;
- individuals who are currently teaching and training (including those who are new to teaching and training) who can meet the practice requirements, including the observed and assessed practice requirements, of the qualification.
What units will I study?
This qualification is made up of three mandatory units which cover the teaching and learning of Literacy and ESOL, the theories and frameworks of literacy and ESOL, and guidance on Literacy and ESOL with regards to understanding the needs and acquisition process of the learner.
Literacy and ESOL Teaching and Learning 20 Credits
Literacy and ESOL Theories and Frameworks 20 Credits
Literacy and ESOL and the Learners 20 Credits
All of these units are Level 5.
There must be a minimum of 6 observations totalling a minimum of 6 hours all of which must be in the specialist areas. Any single observation must be of half an hour.
£1200 – We can provide a flexible learning and payment plan to suit your needs ‑ if you wish to discuss this with us, then please drop us a line,
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