Add On Courses

 
ADD ON COURSES AT BTTC


1. Yoga

Yoga is an age-old art, science philosophy and practice. This is meant for physical, mental and spiritual upliftment. Yoga has a message for the human body, mind and the spirit. A healthy body is the prime requisite for success and happiness in life. A modern teacher has to be fit and fine, with this intention yoga course has been designed for students.


2. Aerobics
Aerobics is a form of physical exercise that combines rhythmic aerobic exercise with stretching and strength training routines with the goal of improving all elements of fitness (flexibility, muscular strength, and cardio-vascular fitness). It is usually performed to music and may be practiced in a group setting led by an instructor (fitness professional), although it can be done solo and without musical accompaniment. The Aerobics course is designed for beginners and taught by a certified instructor.


3. iSmart & Image Management for Teachers

The first impression is created by one’s personality. It is rightly said, “one never gets a second chance to make a first impression”. The course is designed to polish the different facets of the personality of a teacher. The modules comprise of confidence building techniques, presentation and interview techniques, verbal and non-verbal communication. The motto of the personality development course is “I Can."


4. Creative Crafts

The course introduces student teachers to the basics of a number of craft activities which could be cherished and effectively used in the course of teaching. Ideally, craft is associated with primary school teachers. However, owing to the dynamic nature of the present era’s schooling system, it is essential that even future secondary and higher secondary school teachers be trained in crafts

 
5. Integrating Technology in Education

The college offers a special training for the prospective teachers in effective use of technology in teaching learning and evaluation. The course is specially designed to cater to the needs of educational institutions in a techno-savvy world. The course is transacted using practical hand-on activities and assignments which relate to the responsible use of technology in the classroom.

 

6. Learning Language Digitally

A short term certificate course for prospective teachers. This is an integrated course in spoken English offered as an Add on course free of cost to all students. It helps learners to go through rigorous blended learning. The course aims at exposure, confidence-building and practice of English Language. The first step in learning English is to ensure that adequate exposure is received by the learner.

 

7. Models of Teaching

A teacher has to constantly reinvent herself and the curriculum transaction. A constant reflection on the wheels of teaching will surely help the teacher to cater to individual differences. With the goal of providing the strongest positive effect on student achievement while keeping in line with the current emphasis on innovation-based education, Models of Teaching pairs rationale and research with real-world examples and applications to provide a strong foundation for future and new educators. Models represent the broadest level of instructional practices and present a philosophical orientation to instruction. Models are used to select and to structure teaching strategies, methods, skills, and student activities for a particular instructional emphasis.


8. Pathways to Global Teaching(Proposed for Pre-service and In-service teachers)

The college has planned to offer an add-on course for teachers in a fast changing, globalizing world. We consider it important that our student teachers should be prepared for future challenges in education. Profiles of teacher are changing and their roles are evolving from what they were in the past. The course is designed to be transacted using an inquiry-based and constructivist approach.