Both campus-based and online teacher certification programs are excellent ways to qualify for a teaching career. Some people like to study with others in a classroom setting, whilst others find online learning more convenient for their lifestyle. Many programs are available, ranging from those that prepare you to teach at pre-school to those that specialise in tertiary teaching, and they’re available from bachelor’s to doctor’s levels.
This page gives details of the programs and where they can be found. In particular, it has useful details of how and where to find online teacher training programs. You might like to check the pages on early childhood education, elementary education, secondary education, special education, and TESOL/TEFL for further details.
As the name suggests, an adult education masters prepares you to work with adult learners. This might be in a college setting, in online education, military education or in corporate training. A masters degree in this field offers plenty of career options in teaching and training.
The programs are based on adult learning philosophy, known as andragogy. In andragogy, learners are assumed to be self-motivated, self-directed, and have accumulated life experiences that need to be accounted for in course design and delivery. All these considerations result in a totally different learning experience to that which many of the adults might have experienced during their earlier years in secondary education.
This page provides information on what is studied and where you can study it. You might also like to check out the adult education programs page and the adult education doctorate programs page for more details.
Online IT programs and courses help in providing the knowledge and skills required for jobs in this challenging field of IT and computer engineering. This page provides more details of the programs available, the schools where they can be taken, the career prospects, and more …
Are you interested in studying a forensic psychology doctorate program or in taking criminology and justice studies? This page will help you to find out more about university forensic psychology and to locate suitable schools, especially those where the program can be taken by online and distance learning.
Forensic psychology is a fascinating field of study concerned with the application of psychology in law and law enforcement. For example, it is used in treating mentally ill offenders, providing expert testimony in court, and also in analyzing a criminal’s mind and intent. So to prepare for this work students need to take criminal justice and civil legal courses as well as psychology courses. But prior to taking a doctorate in this area, you need to have completed a relevant masters degree in psychology. If you are interested in this area, you may also like to check the criminal justice page for useful programs and advice.
This page provides information on clinical psychology online and on campus programs. It tackles the questions - “what is clinical psychology” and” how is it different to counseling psychology?” and provides advice on programs to take in order to qualify in this field.
Open educational resources (OER) are digitized materials that are available for use and re-use in teaching, learning, and research, very often under a Creative Commons license. In this page you can find out more about the many benefits - and some challenges - in using these valuable resources …