There are two programmes available which offer a qualification for teaching in Further Education; (1) Graduate Diploma in Adult and Further Education; (2) Professional Diploma in Education (FE).
(1) Graduate Diploma in Adult and Further Education , Level 9
The Graduate Diploma is also recognised by the Teaching Council as a professional qualification for the purposes of registration as a teacher for the FE sector. It offers optional progression to an MEd degree in Year 2.
(2) Professional Diploma in Adult and Further Education, Level 8
The Professional Diploma is intended for graduates and is offered part time over two years.