iBSL Level 4 Certificate in Teaching for BSL Users

Key Details

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  • Course type:
    Degrees (Higher Education)
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  • Programme Area:
    Deaf Studies and Sign Language
  • Course Length:

    1 day per week for 30 weeks over 2 years

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Course Description

This course is for deaf people who wish to teach British Sign Language. It is delivered in British Sign Language. Learners will have the opportunity to choose to study from a range of optional units to support the specialist knowledge required in the teaching of sign language or lip-reading.

Entry Criteria

All trainee teachers joining this qualification programme must undertake an initial assessment of skills in English, mathematics and ICT.


Lessons will be classroom-based using a wide range of teaching methods.


A portfolio of evidence including written and signed assignments.


Level 5 Diploma in Education and Teaching

Campus Information Rhos-on-Sea

This course will be delivered in the new University Centre, Coleg Llandrillo (UCCL) opened at the Rhos-on-Sea campus.

The Centre is equipped with state-of-the-art lecture theatres and seminar rooms, as well as specialist library resources, IT facilities and study areas.

The UCCL has been developed as part of a strategic partnership with Bangor University and provides outstanding additional teaching and learning facilities for the Grŵp's Higher Education students.

Would you like to apply for this course?

Part Time

The application system for next year will open shortly. In the meantime, for further information, please contact the college.