Course Details


PROSPECTUS


ADMISSION PROCESS IN PSTE IN DIETS & TTIS


Pre-service Teacher Education at Diploma level is one of the foci of TNSCERT in Tamil Nadu. It develops and renews curriculum for Diploma in Elementary Education. Source books are also prepared whenever curriculum and syllabus are revised. Pre-service Teacher Education has a holistic approach in integrating theory and practice through school experience.

Admission to the First Year of Diploma in Elementary Education Course is doneaccording to the marks obtained in the Higher Secondary Examination and in accordance with the reservation policy of the State.

Method of Selection Process and Admission:


1. Counselling under Single Window System through online:


Admission to the first year Diploma in Elementary Education is made online. All the applicants are ranked category-wise on the basis of Higher Secondary marks secured by them and as per Government norms in vogue. Counselling is conducted by the Selection Committee at the State Council of Educational Research and Training through online. The candidates come to the counselling centre at the District head quarter in each district.

2. Process of Admission:


The applicants are ranked based on the marks obtained in the Higher Secondary Examination following the rule of reservation and other Government norms now in vogue. The merit list is hosted on the website for the convenience of the applicants well be in advance. The allotment of candidates in each of the institutions is made through Single Window System as per the choice of the candidates during the time of counselling.

3. Age Criteria:

4. Marks Eligibility:

5. LANGUAGES - G.O. (1D), 111, dated 17.07.03

6. Subject wise seat allocation:

7. Rule of Reservation:

The seats earmarked for Single Window System will be filled up by following the rule of reservation as follows:


In the special sections in 17 DIETS for SC/ST students, 90% of seats is earmarked for SC and 10% of seats is earmarked for ST Candidates. Physically Handicapped (self), Ex-Serviceman (Son/Daughter) and Freedom Fighter (Son/Daughter/Grand Son/Grand Daughter)

Seats Reserved for Special Category Quota:

CURRICULUM & SYLLABUS OF D.EL.ED COURSE IN TAMIL NADU

In the light of NCF 2005, the Government of Tamil Nadu revised the curriculum and syllabus of teacher Education in 2008. Duration of the course is two academic years with 220 working days, each with 1100 hours in a year.


SUBJECTS FOR DIPLOMA IN TEACHER EDUCATION COURSE

PRACTICUM

TRAINEES DO THE FOLLOWING PRACTICALS

The trainees undertake observation and teaching practice in primary schools. They do various assignments under the guidance of the faculty members of teacher education institutions. They go on Field trips organized by the institutes to have experiential learning.


INTERNAL ASSESSMENT:

Internal Assessment is done each year for Taught Courses, Practicum and Teaching Practice with weightage of Marks 175, 625 and 60 respectively. Panel of Examiners for Internal Examination is prepared at TNSCERT. The trainees are engaged in teaching practice in primary schools which is supervised by guide teachers and faculty members of teacher education institution. The trainees are assigned grades as given below.


EXTERNAL EXAMINATION:

External Examination is conducted every year. The Directorate of Government Examination conducts the External Examination. Each theory paper carries 100 marks and 25 marks internal. The successful candidates who score a minimum of 50% in each paper are awarded with Diploma certificates. TNSCERT develops the Annual academic calendar for D. El. Ed course as per the NCTE norms. The calendar is prepared in consultation with TNSCERT academic faculty, Principals and senior faculty of DIETs and representatives of private TTIs.