Notice: The Advanced Diploma Programme

Notice: The Advanced Diploma Programme

Date
Wednesday, 17 March 2010

CURRENT ADVANCED DIPLOMA PARTICIPANTS

This notice is applicable to participants who have started on courses with the intention of attaining an Advanced Diploma in a particular discipline*.

This EXCLUDES those pursuing the following Advanced Diploma programmes:

  • Advanced Diploma in Malay Language Education
  • Advanced Diploma in Special Learning and Behavioural Needs
  • Advanced Diploma in Teaching Pupils with High Ability
  • Advanced Diploma in Guidance and Counselling
  • Advanced Diploma in Information Technology Education
  • Advanced Diploma in Chinese Language

Effective 1st January 2010:

For teachers who have completed less than 10 AUs in any Advanced Diploma programme in a particular discipline*, the courses read can ONLY be accredited** towards the (general) Advanced Diploma in Teaching.

For teachers who have completed more than 10 AUs, NIE, Singapore will, within reasonable means, assist teachers to complete the Advanced Diploma in their particular discipline. Please contact the following before 31st January 2010 if you fall within this category:

Christopher Foo / Hui Ling (Phone: 6790 3997 / 6790 3870)

PROSPECTIVE ADVANCED DIPLOMA PARTICIPANTS

If you are starting your first course on or after 1st January 2010, do take note that these courses can ONLY be accredited** towards the following Advanced Diploma programmes:

  1. Advanced Diploma in Malay Language Education
  2. Advanced Diploma in Special Learning and Behavioural Needs
  3. Advanced Diploma in Teaching Pupils with High Ability
  4. Advanced Diploma in Teaching

* List of Advanced Diploma programmes in the following disciplines:

  • Advanced Diploma in English Language
  • Advanced Diploma in Primary Mathematics Teaching
  • Advanced Diploma in Primary Music Education
  • Advanced Diploma in Primary Art Education
  • Advanced Diploma in Science
  • Advanced Diploma in Primary Social Studies
  • Advanced Diploma in Drama and Drama Education

** All Advanced Diploma programme courses have a five-year validity for the purpose of accreditation into the appropriate Advanced Diploma certification.