This is a foundation Montessori teacher training course. It is suitable for students wishing to work with or to teach children from 2 ½ to 6 years of age. The diploma is awarded by Modern Montessori International , London.

ENTRY QUALIFICATION

Applicants are accessed on their individual merits but most have obtained at least 3 GCE ‘O’ Levels for its equivalents. They must also have a good standard of both written and spoken English. They must be at least 17 years of age.

AIMS

The course aims to develop in students a high level of professional competence as teachers of the Montessori Method to children from 2 ½ to 6 years of age. It will give students:

  • A through grounding in the Montessori principle and philosophy.
  • Basic understanding of child psychology.
  • An appreciation and understanding of the teaching aids developed by Dr. Montessori.
  • A knowledge of the Montessori environment and the role of a Montessori director.
  • A knowledge of the Montessori curriculum.

COURSE STRUCTURES

DMT 101: Montessori principle and philosophy
DMT 102: Child Development: The Early years, Children Health & Nutrition.
DMT 103: Curriculum – Mathematics, Language, Art & Music
DMT 104: Montessori Exercises of Practical Life
DMT 105: Sensorial Education
DMT 106: Language, Phonics & Grammer
DMT 107: Mathematics
DMT 108: Cultural Subjects:- Geography, Botony, Zoology, History
DMT 109: Teaching practice

COURSE MATERIAL

On acceptance on to the course, you will receive a manual and two text books.

OPTIONAL TEACHING PRACTICE

An increasing number of employers expect prospective employees to have work experience in the Montessori classroom. To meet the need, we offer students an opportunity to obtain the International Diploma upon completion of supervised teaching practice in an accredited Montessori school.

MODE OF STUDY

Full – Time / Part-Time Study

External Study

AWARD

Diploma

In order to obtain the diploma
Full-time and part-time students have to :

  • Attend lectures regularly
  • Complete and pass written assignments
  • Pass written and practical examinations.

Full-time students need to complete the teaching practice.
External students have to:   

  • Attend an 11-day practical training workshop   
  • Complete and pass written assignments
  • Pass written and practical examinations

 
International Diploma

In order to obtain the international diploma, students have to obtain the diploma and complete the teaching practice.
Dip/Advanced Diploma In Montessori Method of Education (For teaching children from 2 ½ – 9 years)

This is a foundation and elementary Montessori teacher training course. It is suitable for parents and teachers wishing to work with or to teach children from 2 ½ – 9 years of age. The Diploma/Advanced Diploma is awarded by Modern Montessori International - London
    

ENTRY QUALIFICATION

Applicants are assessed on their individual merits but must have obtained at least 3 G.C.E ’O’ Levels.
AIMS
The course aims to develop in students a high level of professional competence as teachers of the Montessori Method to children from 21/2 to 9 years of age. It will give students:

  1. A deep grounding in the Montessori principle and philosophy.
  2. Basic understanding of child psychology and child development.
  3. An appreciation and understanding of the teaching aids developed by Dr.Montessori.
  4. A Knowledge of the Montessori environment and the role of a Montessori director.
  5. A knowledge of the Montessori curriculum.
  6. Developing moral and ethical education.

ADVANCED DIPLOMA COURSE STRUCTURE

DMT 101: Montessori Principle and Philosophy
DMT 102: Child Development and Child Psychology
DMT 103: Curriculum Planning
DMT 104: Practical Life Exercises
DMT 105: Sensorial Training
DMT 106: Writing, Phonies & Language
DMT 107: Mathematics
DMT 108: Geography, History, Botany, Zoology
ADMT 201: Montessori Principle and Psychology
ADMT 202: Child Development and Child Psychology
ADMT 203: Curriculum Design
ADMT 204: Elementary Practical Life Skills
ADMT 205: Art, Music & Movement
ADMT 206: Language Arts
ADMT 207: Mathematics
ADMT 208: Cultural Subjects:- Geography, History, Botany, Zoology & Practical Sciences

COURSE MATERIAL

On Acceptance on to the course, you will receive a manual and two text books.

MODE OF STUDY

  1. Part-Time Study
  2. External Study

AWARD

Diploma/Advanced Diploma
In order to obtain the diploma.
Part-time students have to:

  • Attend lectures regularly
  • Complete and pass written assignments
  • Pass written and practical examinations.

External students have to:

  • Attend an 11-day practical training workshop
  • Complete and pass written assignments
  • Pass written and practical examinations

Contact Us

Montessori Learning Centre
P.O. Box 649 - 00606
Sarit Centre
Nairobi, Kenya.
Mobile 1: +254 738 600011
Mobile 2: +254 728 600011
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