Earn yourself a Professional Master’s Degree or a Postgraduate Diploma

Postgraduate in Teaching & Learning

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The programme is designed to produce graduates who are able to:
• apply pedagogical theories and concepts to design, implement,
and evaluate teaching and learning, to achieve curricula
outcomes at their level of practice.
• conduct research to identify and address issues impacting the
learning environment; and be respectful of evidence and
reasoning when making judgements about students,
programmes, and schools
• apply emotional awareness, diagnostic and creative skills in
addressing issues impacting the learning environment
• understand the importance of, and engage in, metacognition
and critical reflection to continually improve practice.

Main Campus
Eureka Road Campus

Excelsior Community College is a registered institution with the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information (MoEYI) in Jamaica, and the University Council of Jamaica (UCJ), the local accreditation body.

Excelsior Community College obtained Candidacy for Institutional Accreditation in March 2019 from the UCJ. As such, our Masters’ Degree programmes curricula are developed in alignment with the UCJ’s and recognized industries occupational standards. Additionally, our programmes are aligned to the Jamaica Tertiary Education Commission (J-TEC), the National Qualifications Framework of Jamaica (NQF-J) and certifications are to be offered by the Council of Community Colleges of Jamaica (CCCJ).

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