National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) announces its Diploma in “Teaching of Science at Upper Primary Stage”.
This is a completely online course, primarily aimed at teachers dealing with Science at the upper primary level (classes 6-8) in schools. The purpose of this course is to help in professional development of a large number of pre-service and in-service teachers to become reflective and competent practitioners.
The course consists of multimedia based interactive learning materials. The course provides in-depth yet flexible learning opportunities to anyone interested in teaching-learning of science at upper primary level. Each module starts from the basics and attempts to develop learner’s understanding upto a significant conceptual depth.
Rs. 2000. The fee has to be paid on this site.
The details of enrollment are given on this page.
The last date to apply is July 26, 2020.
Who can Enroll
- In-service teachers teaching science for classes 6-8 across the country
- Pre-service teachers pursuing their diploma or degree in education can also enroll in this course
- Any other individual directly involved in science education/school education
- Application Deadline: July 26, 2020
Classes Start: Jul 27, 2020
Classes End: May 31, 2021
Estimated Effort: 6-8 hours per week
For full details, visit the official notification given below.