Higher Diploma in Teacher Training


The Higher Diploma in Teacher Training is exclusively designed for prospective teachers and those who are currently in the teaching profession. At the end of the Higher Diploma in Teacher Training, students will become effective teachers by improving their English language competence, knowledge of the subject matter and effective teaching skills in their respective fields.

Entry Requirements

  • GCE A/L or Equivalent
  • GCE O/L with Northshore Foundation Diploma

Progression Pathway

Advance entry onto undergraduate degree programme in Education

Duration & Mode of Study

Full-Time / Part-Time
18 – 24 Months

Career Opportunities

  • Early Years Teacher
  • Education Administrator
  • Education Consultant
  • English as a Foreign Language Teacher
  • Further Education Teacher
  • Learning Mentor
  • Primary School Teacher
  • Secondary School Teacher
  • Special Educational Needs Teacher
  • Teaching Assistant

Module Outlines

  • Educational Assessment Methodology 
  • Early Childhood Development 
  • Educational Fundamentals 
  • Curriculum Design and Development 
  • Understanding Multiple Intelligences 
  • Special Education Needs in the Classroom 
  • Applying Educational Psychology in the Classroom 
  • Teacher Training Project 1 
  • Psychopathology at School 
  • Learning Strategies in the Classroom 
  • Diversity in the Classroom 
  • Career Guidance and Counselling 
  • Educational and Counselling Psychology 
  • The Evolution of Educational Technology 
  • Teaching Specializations 
  • Teacher Training Project 2