Dear learner, welcome to Basics of English Language Module of Technician Certificate (NTA LEVEL 5) in Vocational Teacher Education. We are very happy to have you as a distance learner. We hope that you will find interesting units in this module that will enhance your skills as the trainee. The module is intended to develop and encourage your ability; to describe the parts of speech and their functions, use of articles in constructing sentences, application of different forms of tenses in communicating with clients, to describe sentences and their structures, to build new vocabularies through affixation, to enhance new vocabularies through borrowing and coinage and finally the use of language skills to form acronyms and words related to occupation.
Dear learner, welcome to this module titled “Communication Methods”. The aim of this module is to help you to become aware of the importance of the process of communication in teaching and learning processes. The module equips you with skills both in oral and written communication and creates in you an intellectual interest in the field of Vocational Education and Training. Also the theoretical background with discussions of practical situations in day to day life and improves trainees’ ability to acquire effective skill in oral and written communication is provided in this module.
Dear learner, welcome to module three which is about Entrepreneurship Education and Training. The module is designed in order to help vocational teachers unleash and develop entrepreneurial competences. Specifically, the module aims at introducing you to entrepreneurial skills that are necessary and applicable to real life situation. Furthermore, the module aims at equipping you with entrepreneurial skills that are necessary in managing enterprises. Finally the module aims at equipping you with knowledge and skill for developing business plan and implementing a business.
Dear learner, welcome to module number four. This module introduces you the Basic Computer Application Skills. We are very happy to have you and we hope that you will find different interesting units that will enhance your skills in vocational education and training. The module is intended to help you to get the basic knowledge and skills that will help you to apply computers in your daily activities, with special focus to facilitating in education and training.
Dear learner, welcome to this module titled “Foundations of education’’. The aim of this module is to introduce you to key concepts that concerns with the foundations of education. It will introduce you three units which aim at helping you to be competent in the areas of sociology of education to address issues related to education and training; analysis of philosophical schools of thought in education; and also applying comparative education skills in facilitating teaching and learning.
Welcome to the Educational Psychology Module of the Technician Certificate in Vocational Teacher Education Programme (NTA Level 5). This module is a central focus in teaching profession. We are very happy to have you as a trainee who seeks to serve as a vocational teacher in national and international context.
The module is intended to develop and enhance competences (knowledge, skills and relevant attitudes) in Educational Psychology. The module will enable you to predict, control and interpret the behaviour of vocational trainees in an effort to promote learning.
Dear learner, welcome to the Training Facilitation Skills Module of the Technician Certificate in Vocational Teacher Education Programme (NTA Level 5). This module is a central focus in teaching profession. We are very happy to have you as a learner who aspires to serve as a vocational teacher in national and international context.
The module is intended to encourage you to develop and enhance competences (knowledge, skills and relevant attitudes) in facilitating and helping your learners to learn effectively and become competent in their respective field of study.
Dear learner, welcome to Training Workshop Management module of Vocational Teachers’ Technician Certificate Course. We are very happy to have you in this course and we hope that you will find different interesting units in the module that will enhance your skills. The module is intended to offer you with abilities, attitude/awareness and skills needed in managing daily workshop activities in particular reference to Workshop management, Occupational Health and Safety, Procurement and Workshop management in Environmental related issues.
Dear learner, welcome to inclusive education module. The main objectives of this module are to guide you on how to use inclusive education skills to facilitate teaching and learning to learners with special needs. Also to enable you to acquire life planning skills this addresses issues in real life situation. The module consists of two units namely, inclusive Education Practices and Life Planning Skills.