- Primary School Teacher
- Education Officer
- Ministry of Education Personnel
- School Principal
- Five CXC/GCE subjects inclusive of English A, Mathematics, 1 Science subject, 1 Social Science and one (1) other at proficiency Level 1-3/A-C.
- Applicants holding the High School Equivalency Programme (HISEP), certification, having successfully completed all five subject areas, will be deemed to have fully satisfied entry requirements.
- Other requirements as stipulated by the Teachers Colleges of Jamaica (TCJ)
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General Education courses and professional courses are done by all teacher education groups some of these are:Communication I & II, The Emerging Professional, and Classroom Management, and Strategies of Teaching and Learning.
Specialization includes courses of the major/specialization being done.
For Primary Education candidates these include courses such as Science for the Primary Teacher I,II & III, Introduction to Drama in Primary Education, Algebra & Problem Solving in the Primary Classroom and others.
Electives are courses chosen by the candidates from a group approved courses.