Postgraduate Certificate in the Teaching of English (PGCTE)

This 4 month In-Service course is for trained graduate/post-graduate teachers of English, working in secondary and senior secondary schools in the northern region of India. In-service teachers from Chandigarh (U.T), Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir states get training on improving pedagogical and communication skills. The course is bifurcated in two components that are face-to-face mode and online mode. The face-to-face mode is for the duration of three months. The online course is done in one month. Each course has a provision for 30 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.

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