Diploma in Teaching English Language & Literature

About Course

BCI is proud to introduce a Diploma Programme in Teaching English Language and Literature with the aim of producing professionals in teaching of English language and Literature to cater to the ever-growing demand for qualified teachers of English in the country.

DTELL is a professional qualification with the emphasis on teacher training.

Course Content

Semester I

  • Language Arts
  • Methodologies of ELT
  • Instruction on Grammar, Vocabulary and Language Skills
  • Educational Philosophy
  • English Literature
  • ICT for ELT

Semester II

  • Testing & Evaluation in ELT
  • Teaching & Testing of English Literature
  • Lesson Planning & Classroom Management
  • Introduction to English Phonology, Morphology, Syntax and Semantics
  • Educational Psychology
  • Web Tools for Teaching and Learning English
  • Teaching Portfolio
  • Teaching Practicum

Entrance Requirements

  1. G.C.E (A/L) Examination or any other equivalent examination in any subject stream with at least a credit pass for the subject of General English or any other equivalent qualification.
  2. Teachers of English Language / English Literature who are currently employed in government, semi-government or private sector organizations with at least three years of teaching experience.
  3. Should pass the selection test.

Course Duration

18 Months

Course Schedule

Weekend Morning Saturday/Sunday
Duration: 18 Months
Saturday 8:30 AM - 3.30 PM
Sunday 8:30 AM - 11.30 AM
Commencement - 03rd August

Course Fees

  • 1st Installment : Rs. 30,000/=
  • 2nd Installment : Rs. 20,000/= (to be paid within the 3rd month)
  • 3rd Installment : Rs. 18,000/= (to be paid within the 5th month)

In addition to the course fee the following payments will also be applicable.

  • Rs.300/= Placement test fee
  • Rs.500/= Registration fee

Next Intake

  • Commencement: 03rd August 2019

Contact us for more details: +94 31 222 4422, info@bci.lk

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