The Post Graduate Diploma is designed to promote excellence in pedagogy and andragogy by equipping participants with the requisite skills, knowledge and dispositions of trained graduates who are change agents in education. The courses in the programme cover topical issues in educational theory and the design, delivery and evaluation of curricula. The Programme also offers participants opportunities to undertake practicum in schools and related institutions. The programme is ideal for those who are have earned qualification in a subject matter but who are professionally unqualified or underqualified in teaching. With this Post Graduate Diploma, participants will be qualified to teach at the primary, secondary and tertiary levels.
Holders of this qualification are able to:
The programme will be delivered fully online in January 2020 and beyond.
The programme is scheduled to be completed in sixteen (16) months. Students will complete 39 credits for the award of the degree.
In order to pursue the Post Graduate Diploma in Teaching, candidates must satisfy the School’s requirements for normal matriculation:
Prospective student, you will be interviewed by a panel from the Graduate School of Education as part of the application process.
Tuition is charged per credit and the rates subject to change annually. University fees are added to tuition for miscellaneous items and they are compulsory. Students may pay in full or per credit per semester.