Primary Education (Upper Primary, 5-11) PGCE (professional)

Key information
Source: UCAS, January 2016.

DATA SOURCE : UCAS

Qualification type

PGCE (professional)

Subject areas

Teaching In Primary Schools Teaching (General)

Course type

Taught

Course summary
Source: UCAS, January 2016.

The course enables students to achieve the award of Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and to continually develop their teaching throughout their future careers by fostering a strong ethos of reflective practice; for most of the year upper primary and lower primary students are taught together, but with a separate strand of the course running for lower primary students to prepare them for teaching in the Foundation Stage; students are able to opt for a specialist area of study from a range of options presented early in the course; 18 weeks spent in schools.

Different course options
Source: UCAS, January 2016.

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-16

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course.

Source: UCAS, January 2016.

Professional studies strand: pedagogical understanding and wider professional context. Curriculum strand: mathematics and English and full range of the primary National Curriculum. Specialist studies strand: drama strategies for literacy and cross-curricular work; French; English (cross-curricular issues); history; information communication technology (ICT); learning, teaching and inclusion; mathematics; science and knowledge and understanding of the world; sustainable schools and citizenship education; school placements: all students undertake 3 block teaching placements in 3 different schools, and also visit different schools as part of a series of focus days studying specific subject and professional topics in an intensive school-based context, lower primary 3-7 students work in Key Stage 1 and Foundation Stage settings.

Tuition fees
Source: UCAS, January 2016.

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

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Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

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Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements
Source: UCAS, January 2016.

2.1 degree or equivalent; GCSE grade C (or equivalent) in mathematics, English language and a science subject; relevant GCE A level (or equivalent); other relevant professional qualifications or experience in chosen subject specialism; interview.

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