DIPLOMA IN ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
No. of Seats – 50
Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: The candidate should possess good communication skills, patience, creative thinking and an aptitude to teaching. It is a course for graduates who have completed Any Strems a University with 50% minimum marks.
D.El.Ed is a Diploma course in Elementary Education. It is a 2 year full time diploma course to train teachers for the primary level and can be done with classroom training. It is a 4 semester course to prepare students to work in primary/upper primary schools in different states of the country. The design of the course is such that it includes practical training and internships along with classroom training. It includes principles of child development, education practice, and the role of the teacher in grooming the students.
The syllabus of the Diploma course broadly covers the below listed topics
1. Childhood and the development of children
2. Contemporary society
3. Education Society
4. Towards Understanding the self
5. Pedagogy of English language
6. Mathematics education for the primary
7. Proficiency in English
8. Work and education
9. Cognition sociocultural context
10. Teacher identity and school culture
11. Leadership and change
12. Pedagogy of environmental studies
13. Diversity and Education
14. School Health and education
15. Fine arts and Education
D.EL.ED CAREERS AND JOBS
On completing the D.El.Ed , candidates can apply in Private schools, Government schools, nursery, Daycare centres, online educator, Coaching centres and Private tuition classes. They can take up jobs as a junior teacher, content writer and/or reviewer librarian, record keeper, education counsellor.