Diploma in Teaching English

This Program is Conducting By

Times Campus

Member Since: 8 months

Offer Type





Full Time | Part Time | Distance Mode


12 Months






School leavers and those aspiring to enter the teaching profession and serving teachers to earn a qualification through Distance Mode

Three passes in any stream at G.C.E. (A/L) and “C” pass in English at O/L OR

English medium education in National Curriculum or Edexcel / Cambridge OR

Good O/L results with a “B” pass in English / acceptable English qualification


Core Component

Subject Component

Professional Component

Teaching Practice

Core Component

  • English Language Skills
  • Study Skills
  • Meditation and MBCT

Subject Component

  • English Language Teaching Methodology and TKT
  • Linguistics and Structure of English
  • English Phonology
  • Public Speaking Skills
  • Curriculum Studies: National Curriculum and Edexcel / Cambridge
  • Lesson Development: Objectives, Plans for Four Skills, Grammar and Vocabulary and Teaching Aids
  • English Literature
  • Language Testing and Evaluation
  • Technology in ELT
  • Action Research
  • Music and Drama
  • GESE -Trinity Exams

Professional Component

  • Introduction Principles of Education and Sociology of Education
  • Educational Psychology
  • Classroom Management

Teaching Practice

  • School Visits-Child Observation and Development of Four Skills
  • Internship
  • Reflective Practice and Journal


Diploma in Teaching English will follow Continuous Assessments and Formal Examination in each component.
Continuous Assessments:
  • Mid- Course Examination, Presentation, Discussions, Assignments, Quiz, Viva, Practical Work, Individual and Group Tasks and Project Work- will carry 40% towards the final grade.

Formal Examination:

  • End of course exams will contribute the balance 60%.


Full- time – 12 months (08.30 am – 03.30 pm from Monday to Friday) Two school terms of institutional training and two terms of internship in a selected school

Part –time – 15 months (08.30 am -03.30 pm on Saturday and Sunday)

Distance mode – 12 months (Online, Monthly seminar, Assignments)


Online – Fulltime/ Part-time

On – campus  – Fulltime/ Part-time

Distance Mode- Part-time


    • With Diploma in Teaching English, one can proceed to B. Ed in Teaching English as a Foreign Language offered in affiliation with IIC University of Technology, Cambodia.

    • Those students will be exempted from the first Year of the Three-Year Bachelor of Education Programme.

    • With this Diploma, one can continue to read for B.A. General with English as a subject from SIBA Campus, Kandy. This is a UGC and MOHE accredited degree.

  • They can earn a WORLD CLASS TEACHING QUALIFICATION by taking up the TKT -Teaching Knowledge Test- Examination which is conducted by the University of Cambridge, London. All students are given training in TKT which is incorporated into the curriculum. They can sit the examination through the British Council.



Last Updated On:September 16th, 2021 at 6:05 pm
Program Type:English
Method:Full Time | Part Time | Distance Mode
Duration:12 Months
Location: Colombo

Awarding Body



  • Job Banking
  • Labs
  • Library
  • LMS
  • Medical Facilities
  • Parking
  • Recreation Area
  • Relaxation Area
  • Student Center
  • Study Area
  • Wi-Fi

360° Virtual Tour


Schedule a Call

Write a Review (Must Login before Review)

Compare Programs
Add programs to compare.