The list of students who have been accepted at William Pitcher College for the academic year 2020/21 has been published. Kindly follow this link to view the list. William Pitcher College 2020 / 2021 Accepted Students
Courses offered at William Pitcher College
William Pitcher College offers two teacher training programmes; Primary Teachers’ Diploma and Secondary Teachers Diploma.
The Primary Teachers’ Diploma is a three year programme that prepares trainees to teach all subjects taught at primary school level, i.e. Grade 1 to 7. Hence, trainees are taught subject content for all subjects taught at primary school level.
During their second and third year of their study, they are given six weeks of supervised teaching practice in primary schools of their choice in convenient parts of the country. Details of the subjects taught are listed in the primary teachers diploma webpage.
How to apply
Application is open to all qualifying candidates from January until 31st March each calendar year. Application forms are obtainable from the college reception or through the college website. Completed application forms with relevant documents are expected to be returned to the college on or before the 31st March after payment of an application fee indicated in the application form.
The Secondary Teachers’ Diploma is also a three year programme that prepares teacher trainees to teach at secondary school level. Secondary Teacher Trainees choose major subjects from the following combinations; English and SiSwati, Maths and Science, Geography and History, and English and Religious Education. In addition to these combinations, trainees also take courses in Education, Academic Communication Skills, Music, and Physical Education. More information on the Secondary teachers’ diploma webpage.
Also see the regulations for more information: Download Primary or Secondary Teachers Diploma Regulations