Passionate about impacting the minds of the future?
Are you passionate to delve into the world’s noblest profession?
American College of Higher Education has the solution for you, offering a world recognised certification; in Diploma in Primary Teacher traininga pathway to achieve that dream and impact your future today.
The American College of Higher Education (ACHE) has branch campuses located in many parts of the country; namely, Negambo, Kandy,Kurunegela, Galle and Matara.
All these branches offer Diploma in Primary Teacher Training and Diploma in Special Needs Education in the field of Education.
The Diploma in Primary Teacher Training consists of 7 modules spanning one academic year equipping the candidate with a widely accepted accreditation from the Tertiary Vocational Education Commission and a comprehensive educational proficiency in the field. Our future benefactors are now more secure than ever before as is our faith in the success of our program.
Teaching children is a delicate endeavor, as their minds are highly adaptable and susceptible to influence. Therefore, this Diploma accommodates teaching methodologies with modules such as Introduction to Teaching Profession, Early childhood Education, Child Guidance Educational Technology, Educational Psychology and Creativity for Young Child,keeping this essential understanding at its core. This enables the candidate the versatility to impact children from the youngest of age.
Mathematics and science are two subjects of paramount importance in the modern world and now with novel teaching techniques the course also equips the candidate with a knowledge base on how to translate basic concepts thus nurturing children into understanding mathematical concepts, mental mathematical abilities and enable children the capability to excel in innovation and science.
True to its motto, ACHE has uniquely identified a glaring vacuum that exists in our system of education. That is the group of children or students who need Special Needs education, which stems from the fact that they are the victims of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). As a result of ASD, communication skills, socialization, stream of thoughts and behavior of this group demand the services of personnel trained especially for this field.
At American College of Higher Education, we offer the unique privilege to be eligible for the Diploma in Special Needs Education enabling the student to reach out to a whole other caliber. With a growing demand for trained professionals in the field, this course is designed to provide the trainee teacher a comprehensive understanding of ASD and the skill and competence to meet their needs.
Our aim is to develop and facilitate a culture in which we may usher in an era of progressive thinking and innovation and in that mission we work hard in providing that care and attention as we accommodate the passionate.
Diploma in Special Needs Education is designed as a one year course. The target group could be varied depending on the keen interest shown by interested students. The best participants would be from many teachers, counselors, doctors or parents themselves who directly deal with such persons or children afflicted by ASD. The raised course is designed to provide trainee teachers, a comprehensive understanding of ASD and the skills and competence to meet the needs of students with ASD in regular and special educational classrooms.
Further details or clarification could be made from the main campus/ Head office of the American College of Higher Education, No 23, Hospital Road, Dehiwala.