Postgraduate Certificate in the Teaching of English (PGCTE)
This 3 month In-Service course is for trained graduate/post-graduate teachers of English, working in secondary and senior secondary schools in the northern region. Each course has a provision for 50 participants. Training is conducted through lectures and tutorials supplemented by intensive practice in Communication Skills and Methods of Teaching English. The course aims at imparting knowledge of the structure of English through Linguistics, Phonetics and Phonology and Contemporary Grammar and Usage of English along with enhancing Computer Skills of the trainees. The course also aims at sensitizing the participants to Research Skills leading to Material Production (print and video) that can be readily used in the classrooms.