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Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed) – Formerly BTC

NIMT offers the Diploma in Elementary Education (Formerly BTC)- 2 Years program

D.El.Ed. is diploma level course in the domain of elementary education. This course provides adequate learning and training to teachers to further provide excellent guidance and handling children at the elementary level

Course Structure of D.El.Ed

D.El.Ed syllabus is divided into two parts: General course and subject disciplines. Syllabus disciplines are further divided into subject content courses and method courses.  The subjects of study are designed in such a way that it prepares teachers with broad knowledge of the subject areas and the latter includes principles for child development, education practice, the study of school pedagogy and the role of a teacher in the grooming of students.

D.El.Ed. course covers various aspects of elementary teaching such as teaching skills, historical patterns, some philosophical theories and current classroom trends

Course Description of D.El.Ed.

Year I
Subjects Description
Childhood and the development of children
  • Meaning and characteristics of child development
  • Understand various aspects of child development and growth
  • Enable students to understand child behaviour
  • Understand development needs of childhood
Contemporary society
  • Nature and Composition of Indian Society: hierarchical multilingual, multi-religious, multi-cultural
  • Societal Challenges in India
Towards understanding the self
  • Concept and Development of Self
  • Factors affecting Development of Self
  • Factors affecting personality Development
  • Life Skills: Concept and Development
Pedagogy of English language
  • Place of English language in curriculum: its importance, objectives and principles
  • Language Skills: Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing
  • Lesson planning and material development
  • Approaches of teaching English Language
Year II
Subjects Description
Cognition, sociocultural context
  • Social Change: Meaning and Concept
  • Culture: Concept, Cultural Differences and its influence on Education
  • Sources of Value Education
  • Causes and effects of social change
Guidance and Counselling
  • Guidance: Concept and its need at elementary level
  • Areas of Guidance
  • Counselling: Meaning and Difference between guidance and counselling
  • Behavioural problems with children
Leadership and change
  • Leadership: Concept
  • Leadership Styles
  • Team Building
  • Communication
  • Barriers to effective communication
  • Essential Communication Skills for Teachers
Pedagogy of environmental studies
  • Concept and objectives of Environmental Studies
  • Importance of Environmental Education
  • EVS curriculum at primary level
  • Developing an EVS kit- its importance and usage
School health and education
  • Concepts of health and well-being and its importance
  • Various Aspects of Health
  • Personal Hygiene and its importance
  • Physical Education
  • Safety Education
Fine arts and education
  • Understanding Arts and Art Education
  • Planning and Organization of Art Experience
  • Visual Arts and Crafts
  • Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation in Art Education
  • Importance of Art Education at primary level

The course details are as given below:

Option 1: Ghaziabad Campus

Course Name Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed)
Tenure 2 Years
College Campus School Department of Education Ghaziabad
UP Basic Education Board Allahabad
Curriculum Syllabus – 1st Year,    Syllabus – 2nd Year
Minimum Eligibility Academic Qualification: Interested and eligible candidates must have passed 10+2 (any stream) with 50% marks in aggregate from a well-known (recognised) board.

Age Requirement: The minimum age requirement for the exam is 18 years. The candidates should not be more than 35 years old. If an applicant belongs to OBC/SC/ST category, he can enjoy the upper age limit up to 40 years.

Admission Process
  • Visit the official website  and register for UP DELED Counselling at
  • After registration process is over, merit list will be announced and rank allotted to registered candidates
  • College Allotment will take place based on rank.

Fee: 1st Year: 41,000, 2nd Year: 41,000

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Apply to this course now. Last date to apply to this course is 12 AUG 2019.