Professional Teaching Certificate

American University in Dubai

Postgraduate Certificate On Campus
986 EUR/credit
986 EUR/credit
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With this Professional Teaching Certificate from American University in Dubai you will learn how to be an effective part of an educational team within a creative learning environment;


The Professional Teaching Certificate from American University in Dubai is an 18-credit hour program designed to help students acquire, develop and master the qualities of effective teachers, specifically relating to building human relationships, working with diverse learners and using instructional technology effectively.

At the completion of the program, students will:

  • Be able to understand the political, social and cultural contexts of education;
  • Be able to differentiate instruction to meet the needs of all learners and create a positive learning environment;
  • Be able to meet the challenges of elementary or secondary teaching by designing and implementing an effective classroom management plan;
  • Be able to use assessment data to improve instruction and learning;
  • Be able to access and integrate current and appropriate technologies as instructional tools;
  • Be able to utilize research to inform curriculum design and instructional practice.


At AUD our ultimate goals is to produce well-rounded, employable graduates, equipped with knowledge and experience of the workplace as well as a university degree.

We offer exciting opportunities for undergraduates and graduates looking to gain experience in a variety of different fields such as IT, design, research and business. If you have a desire to learn AND earn in a unique environment. You might be just what we’re looking for.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Learning and Human Development
  • Technological Applications in the Classroom
  • Principles Of Learning and Classroom Management
  • Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment
  • Elementary Teaching Practicum
  • Secondary Teaching Practicum

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18 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate degree from an accredited national or regional institutional body, achieving a 3.00 GPA or better in undergraduate study.
  • International TOEFL®or Academic IELTSTM or the equivalent score on another internationally-recognized English exam. PBT is accepted from specific centers in the UAE.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    986 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 986 EUR per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    986 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 986 EUR per credit and a duration of  .

AED 3,990 per credit


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Professional Teaching Certificate
American University in Dubai