Dubai, India (PressExposure) March 01, 2012 -- Stafford Associates is a Middle East based Academic Service Provider, with a regional office in Beirut, serving the working professionals of the Middle East and Levant. Since its formation in 1993, the company has been providing internationally recognised qualifications designed to boost careers. They offer part time and distance learning courses from the top UK Universities that include graduate level courses and post graduate courses. Now, the company is also offering online courses for teachers, which will empower them with better knowledge, skills and training to boost their careers.
Your decision to join the PGCE (international) programme will be one of the most important decisions you will ever make. If you are the kind of person who demands first rate academic standards, are willing to have some of your basic educational beliefs challenged, and are ready for the hard work involved you will find studying the PGCEi programme to be an enormously rewarding and enriching experience. The PGCEi course also support candidates in developing specific teaching and learning skills which enable both novice and experienced teachers to extend their skills as effective educators.
Stafford Associates have clarified that this online distance learning course of PGCEi is normally studied over a 12 month period. Every batch has a select 30 students and the applicants are required to meet certain requirements. These include that every applicant must hold a graduate degree from an approved University or other recognised institutes of higher education. The applicant must be working as a teacher with a regular access to a classroom. The applicants for the programme must be serious about their career and should be dedicated towards enhancing their teaching and learning skills in the education arena.
With reference to other requirements, the applicant must hold at least a second class honours degree; or be holders of an approved professional qualification deemed equivalent to an honours degree. Applicants, for whom English is neither their first language nor the medium of instruction of their first degree in approved contexts, must have achieved a British Council IELTS average final score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in any element no more than one year prior to admission.
Stafford Associates' offer of online courses for teachers has been welcomed by teachers in the Middle East region.
About Stafford Associates:
Stafford Associates is a Middle East based education provider of international standard education via distance learning, with a branch in Lebanon catering to the Levant. UK based leading Universities offer these internationally recognised qualifications, which ensure a definite career boost for working professionals.
Stafford Associates - Dubai
P.O. Box 500358
Block 6, F 01
Dubai, - UAE