Virtual Online Teaching (VOLT)

Virtual Online Teaching (VOLT)

The sudden shift to an online mode of learning due to the pandemic has resulted in a mounting demand for online teachers with a virtual teaching training and the skills and flexibility to adapt to this new form of teaching. The popularity of virtual learning goes hand-in-hand with the demand for proficient educators. Thus, ACT has come up with the Virtual Online Teaching program which is a specialised course that aims to prepare educators to handle online teaching scenarios and aids in building a strong foundation in the techniques of virtual teaching. It can be said, without a doubt, that virtual teaching is here to stay given the technological advances of the 21st century. Therefore, understanding the nuances of virtual online teaching in India becomes imperative.

This program can be a great opportunity to gain an in-depth knowledge base and a wide range of skills for a thriving virtual teaching career.

ACT conducts the Virtual Teaching Courses in two different levels:
  • Certificate in VOLT
  • Diploma in VOLT
Certificate in VOLT

Course duration: 2 months (can be extended till 4 months)
Eligibility criteria:Minimum qualification is 10+2 or higher secondary Course fee:INR 8,000 for online mode

Diploma in VOLT

Course duration: 3 months (can be extended till 6 months)
Eligibility criteria: Minimum qualification is 10+2 or higher secondary passed
Course fee:: INR 12,000 for online mode

Mode of Learning

The courses can be pursued through online mode from any corner of the globe.

Course Curriculum

Certificate Course

  • Phase 1 – Introduction & Objective
  • Phase 2 – Making the move to Online & Virtual Classroom
  • Phase 3 – Prepare your learners to thrive in the Virtual Classroom
  • Phase 4 – Selecting Technology for Virtual Training
  • Phase 5 – Designing for Online Classroom & Online learning
  • Phase 6 – Developing an Online Course
  • Phase 7 – Developing Activities for Virtual Training
  • Phase 8 – Virtual Training – Significance, Models and Preparation of Course Materials
  • Phase 9 – Creating Visuals for Virtual Presentations
  • Phase 10 – Delivering Virtual Presentations
  • Phase 11 – Designing and Developing Blended Learning

Diploma Course

  • Phase 1 – Introduction & Objective
  • Phase 2 – Making the move to Online & Virtual Classroom
  • Phase 3 – Prepare your learners to thrive in the Virtual Classroom
  • Phase 4 – Selecting Technology for Virtual Training
  • Phase 5 – Designing for Online Classroom & Online learning
  • Phase 6 – Developing an Online Course
  • Phase 7 – Developing Activities for Virtual Training
  • Phase 8 – Virtual Training – Significance, Models and Preparation of Course Materials
  • Phase 9 – Creating Visuals for Virtual Presentations
  • Phase 10 – Delivering Virtual Presentations
  • Phase 11 – Designing and Developing Blended Learning
  • Phase 12 – Introduction to Mobile Devices and M-Learning
  • Phase 13 – Education Theories and M-Learning
  • Phase 14 – Assessing and Selecting the Right M-Learning Apps and LMS
  • Phase 15 - M-Learning and Assessment and Evaluation
  • Phase 16 – M-Learning in an Organizational Context
  • Phase 17 - Cultural Aspects and Infrastructural Requirements for M-Learning
  • Phase 18 - Using M-Learning for Assessments
Career Prospects
The courses are ideal for: -
  • Teaching aspirants
  • Experienced teachers
  • Online educators
  • Freelance tutors
  • Students out of the university
  • Retired teachers
Certification
  • Globally recognised certificate from ACT
  • Accreditation Service for International Schools, Colleges and Universities (ASIC) recognised by UKVI in the UK, a member of the CHEA International Quality Group in the USA, and the British Quality Foundation, has accredited Asian College of Teachers (ACT) and awarded commendable grades in the area of Learning and Teaching; Course Delivery. Accreditation by ASIC demonstrates ACT’s commitment to being a quality education provider, respected worldwide.
  • ACT is a member of CPD Certification Service UK
  • Courses areaccredited by International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE)
  • All ACT courses are endorsed by NCC Education UK, an awarding organisation and a global provider of British education