OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Teaching and Learning is to develop your understanding of the theory and practice involved in education. It provides you with an opportunity to engage with the challenges facing professionals and policymakers in your own country. It will provide knowledge that underpins the ability to work as an effective practitioner in the education sector. It combines both theoretical and practical knowledge in the education profession and will develop and enhance knowledge and skills in the areas of curriculum planning, effective performance, action research and development. You will be able to work in a variety of roles within education and/or management. Successful completion of the OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Teaching and Learning qualification enables you to progress into or within employment and/or continue their study towards a relevant Degree or Masters programme with advanced standing.
OTHM qualifications at RQF Level 6 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to Bachelor’s Degrees with Honours, Bachelor’s Degrees, Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE), Graduate Diplomas and Graduate Certificates.
Qualification Structure and Content
The OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Teaching and Learning qualification consists of 6 mandatory units, for a combined total of 120 credits, 1200 hours Total Qualification Time (TQT) and 480 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) for the completed qualification.
6 Mandatory Units:
Lesson Planning (20 credits)
Reflective Teaching (20 credits)
Management of Class Dynamics (20 credits)
Curriculum Design (20 credits)
Integrated Education (20 credits)
Technology in Education (20 credits)
Duration & Delivery
- 10 months
- Online learning (Learning management system & live webinars)
OTHM the UK based Awarding Organisation (Certification body) approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) in England.
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