This is a 4-year full-time and a 5-year part-time programme.   This programme is similar to the programme pursued by students at other Teachers’ Colleges in Jamaica.  Students are prepared to teach at the Secondary Level of the Education System.

Entry requirements
Five (5) subjects at the C.X.C/G.C.E. or their equivalent.  The five subjects must include English Language, a science subject and /or Physical Education.



CANDIDATES FOR MATURE ENTRY

Candidates are eligible for mature entry if the are over the age of Thirty (30) years, possess a G.C. Foster College Coaching Certificate and Five (5) years teaching experience.

 

Programme Map

Course Name   Year Semester
Anatomy & Physiology   Year 1 Semester 1
Football Level 1   Year 1 Semester 1
Foundation Concepts in Mathematics 1   Year 1 Semester 1
Foundations of English Grammar Year 1 Semester 1
History & Development of Physical Education   Year 1 Semester 1
Information Literacy   Year 1 Semester 1
Movement Education   Year 1 Semester 1
Personal Development   Year 1 Semester 1
The Emerging Professional   Year 1 Semester 1
Track & Field 1 - Track Events   Year 1 Semester 1
Child & Adolescent Development Year 1 Semester 2
Communication Skills 1   Year 1 Semester 2
Dance   Year 1 Semester 2
Foundation Concepts in Mathematics 2   Year 1 Semester 2
Hockey Level 1   Year 1 Semester 2
Netball Level 1   Year 1 Semester 2
Basketball Level 1   Year 2 Semester 1
Classroom Management   Year 2 Semester 1
Communication Skills 2   Year 2 Semester 1
Functional Spanish   Year 2 Semester 1
Introduction to ICT   Year 2 Semester 1
Methods of Teaching Physical Education Year 2 Semester 1
Practicum 1   Year 2 Semester 1
Swimming 1   Year 2 Semester 1
Swimming 2   Year 2 Semester 1
Track & Field 1 -  Field Events   Year 2 Semester 1
Volleyball Level 1   Year 2 Semester 1
Weight Training   Year 2 Semester 1
Cricket Level 1   Year 2 Semester 2
Educational Technology   Year 2 Semester 2
HFLE   Year 2 Semester 2
Introduction to Literacy Development Year 2 Semester 2
Kinesiology   Year 2 Semester 2
Practicum 2   Year 2 Semester 2
Strategies of Teaching & Learning   Year 2 Semester 2
Advanced Basketball   Year 3 Semester 1
Advanced Cricket   Year 3 Semester 1
Advanced Football   Year 3 Semester 1
Advanced Hockey   Year 3 Semester 1
Advanced Netball   Year 3 Semester 1
Advanced Track and Field   Year 3 Semester 1
Advanced Volleyball   Year 3 Semester 1
Assessment In Education   Year 3 Semester 1
Citizenship   Year 3 Semester 1
Dance Aerobics   Year 3 Semester 1
Devotion   Year 3 Semester 1
Exercise Physiology   Year 3 Semester 1
Introduction to Educational Research   Year 3 Semester 1
Literacy Across the Curriculum   Year 3 Semester 1
Principals Hour   Year 3 Semester 1
Racquet Games   Year 3 Semester 1
Specialization Court   Year 3 Semester 1
Specialization Field   Year 3 Semester 1
Theory & Methodology of Training   Year 3 Semester 1
Applied Research   Year 3 Semester 2
Elective - Badminton   Year 3 Semester 2
Elective - Dance Aerobics   Year 3 Semester 2
Elective - Karate   Year 3 Semester 2
Elective - Lawn Tennis   Year 3 Semester 2
Elective - Table Tennis   Year 3 Semester 2
Fitness Methods   Year 3 Semester 2
Mathematics for Everyday Living   Year 3 Semester 2
Philosophy of Education   Year 3 Semester 2
Practicum 3   Year 3 Semester 2
Specialization 2 Court   Year 3 Semester 2
Specialization 2 Field   Year 3 Semester 2
Sports Psychology   Year 3 Semester 2
Advanced Communication Skills   Year 4 Semester 1
Practicum 4   Year 4 Semester 1
Introduction to Environmental Studies & SD   Year 4 Semester 2
Legal Aspects of Sports   Year 4 Semester 2
Recreation & Sport   Year 4 Semester 2
Special Needs   Year 4 Semester 2
Sports Journalism   Year 4 Semester 2
Sports Management   Year 4 Semester 2
Sports Medicine   Year 4 Semester 2
       
       
Specialization Basketball and Football    
       
  Advanced Basketball Year 3 Semester 1
  Advanced Football Year 3 Semester 1
       
       
Specialization Basketball and Hockey    
       
  Advanced Basketball Year 3 Semester 1
  Advanced Hockey Year 3 Semester 1
       
       
Specialization Netball and Cricket    
       
  Advanced Cricket Year 3 Semester 1
  Advanced Netball Year 3 Semester 1
       
       
Specialization Netball and Football    
       
  Advanced Football Year 3 Semester 1
  Advanced Netball Year 3 Semester 1
       
       
Specialization Netball and Hockey    
       
  Advanced Hockey Year 3 Semester 1
  Advanced Netball Year 3 Semester 1
       
       
Specialization Track and Field    
       
  Advanced Track and Field Year 3 Semester 1
       
       
Specialization Volleyball and Cricket    
       
  Advanced Cricket Year 3 Semester 1
  Advanced Volleyball Year 3 Semester 1
       
       
Specialization Volleyball and Football    
       
  Advanced Football Year 3 Semester 1
  Advanced Volleyball Year 3 Semester 1
       
       
Specialization Volleyball and Hockey    
       
  Advanced Hockey Year 3 Semester 1
  Advanced Volleyball Year 3 Semester 1

 Fees Paid in Full:

   2016-2017 Academic Year Amount: $291,610.00

   2017-2018 academic Year Amount: $275,000.00

   2018-2019 Academic Year Amount: $290,000.00

   2019-2020 academic Year Amount: $367,500.00

NB: All fees are subject to change.