Diploma in Teaching English Language and Literature

This course has been specially designed for teachers of English Language and Literature enabling them to enhance a profound knowledge about the two intermingled subjects that will be immensely important for teachers teaching any subject in English medium. After the completion of this course, the trainees will possess a great confidence in teaching both English Language and Literature from primary to Ordinary level classes at any local or international school in Sri Lanka or any other country.

Course Information

Place  : Nugegoda and Kandy Teacher Training Centers
Course Duration  : One Year
Sessions  : Sunday 9.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m (Nugegoda & Kandy)
Entry Qualifications
  • G.C.E. (O/L) with “C” pass in English
  • G.C.E. (A/L) with two subjects for Local and London examinations or equivalent qualification
  • G.C.E.A/L Pending Results
  • Teachers in government or private schools who are already teaching in the English medium or those who wish to change over to English Medium Teaching

Course Outline
  • Principles of Education
  • Educational Psychology
  • Guidance & Counseling
  • English Literature
  • English Language and Communication
  • Linguistics
  • Methodology
  • Educational Measurements and Evaluation
  • Teaching Practice

Assessment Procedure
  • Final examination at the end of the course
  • Continues assessments
  • Teaching Practice (Three months)

Career Opportunity

Best performers will be appointed as teachers in our ISO Certified Sussex Collages. Others will be appointed as and when vacancies occur.