CERTIFICATE OF PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE – SPEECH AND DRAMA IN ACTION

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Certificate of Professional Practice – Teaching Speech & Drama in Action
Accredited by LTTC, UK

Overview

This course builds on the fundamentals learnt in Speech Development and Creative Drama module and provide a bigger repertoire of games, problem-solving exercises, and small or large group activities to stimulate children’s interests. This second module is the pre-requisite to 3rd Module, Drama in Education leading to the 3-Module Diploma in Speech and Drama.

Aim

Develop the participants’ knowledge, understanding, skills & ability to develop lesson plans in Speech & Drama in early childhood, Primary and Secondary education.

Objectives

Participants will:

  • be equipped with skills to teach, supervise and guide pre-scholars, primary and secondary levels
  • use effective children enrichment strategies that instills in their learners a desire to learn and acquire speech and drama skills and use them develop a resilient spirit that prepare them for life’ challenges and changes
  • adapt dramatic concepts and the necessary modifications needed to cater for different age groups.

Content

  • Cooperation with others
  • Building self articulation and confidence
  • Analysing situations and characters
  • Tableaux, Improvisations, Role-Play
  • Listening with empathy Critical thinking
  • Critical appreciation of various texts
  • Improving concentration
  • Facing and examining issues
  • Problem Solving and finding concrete solutions
  • Script Writing
  • Directing – Choral direction, skits, movement with sounds

 

Course Duration

8 weeks on a part-time study for 4 hours per session. Sessions include classroom discussions/participation, hands-on training activities and peer teaching practice.

Teacher-Student Ratio

1:15

Assessment

  • Classroom and Online Forum Participation
  • Lesson Planning
  • Peer Teaching
  • Written Theory Examination

Admission Criteria

  • Minimum 3 “O” levels with credit in English
  • Any other recognized Certification, Diploma or Degree
  • Mature candidates by interview and approval from the School