Level 3 Award Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning SectorGet Licensed
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Level 3 award: preparing to teach in the lifelong learning sector (ptlls):
This new qualification has replaced the city & guilds 7303 certificate.
C&g 6302 is related to and overlaps the following existing city and guilds awards:
- c&g 7402 certificate indelivering learning (an introduction)
- c&g 7318 learning and development awards (level 3, 4 and 5) role and responsibilities
- c&g 7407 certificate in further education teacher (level 4)
How long is the course?
City and guilds 6302 is an intense course, run over five consecutive days to meet the requirements of thirty+ hours class contact time. You will be expected to successfully complete two assignments, stipulated by city & guilds, that will make up the necessary evidence to prove your knowledge and understanding of the five topics in the award. As you work your way through the c&g 7303 course we will ensure that your assignments are vocationally relevant to you and your work.
The topics in the city and guilds 6302 course are:
- section 1: understand own role, responsibilities and boundaries of role in relation to teaching
- section 2: understand appropriate teaching and learning approaches in the specialist area
- section 3: demonstrate session planning skills
- section 4: understand how to deliver inclusive sessions which motivate learners
- section 5: understand the use of different assessment methods and the need for record keeping
To achieve the qualification, candidates must successfully complete both the theory and practice assignments covering all five sections. You will be required to organise your work in a systematic way and produce a programme folder containing all the required tasks.
The primary c&g 7303 course objectives are:
- adopt an integrative approach to the theory and practice of teaching and training
- reflect on own previous/current levels of experience, practice and skills, and potential for development.
- Build up knowledge of principles of learning, teaching and assessment and evaluation.
- Develop own communication and interpersonal skills.
- Develop an awareness of own professional role, the essential value systems which underpin it and the legal requirements for carrying out this role.
Whilst you are a student on the city and guilds 6302 course you will have the support of trained staff and the other students who will be from a wide range of organisations and vocational areas. You require no specific prior qualifications, learning or experience to take this qualification