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1 year

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Key information

Qualification type

PGCE - Postgraduate Certificate of Education

Subject areas

Education Studies

Course type


Course Summary

With the student experience at its centre, this course develops knowledge, qualities and skills for practice as a Further Education teacher. You will be supported by a dedicated personal tutor in building your professional identity, capable of providing learning experiences to students while remaining mindful of cultural and linguistic diversity and reflecting on your own performance. Completing this course will enable you to pursue Qualified Teaching, Learning and Skills status (QTLS), equivalent to Qualified Teaching Status (QTS), supporting a range of careers in Lifelong Learning including Further and Adult Education lecturing.


Further Education

Tuition fees

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Entry requirements

To hold a honours degree (normally 2:2 or above) of a United Kingdom higher education institution or equivalent qualification in a subject related to the area you wish to teach with vocational / professional experience considered carefully in each individual circumstance. To have achieved grade C/4 or above in GCSEs English and Mathematics, or equivalent qualifications. We do not accept GCSE Short Courses, GCSE English Literature or GCSE Equivalent Tests from other institutions or organisations.

University information

The University of Wolverhampton is a fantastic place for postgraduate study, putting students firmly first, and encouraging them to “Be who you want to be.” To discover what that means for each student, the university provides the guidance, facilities and expertise needed, including: High-quality education and training World-leading research (REF2021) Excellent student support Opportunities for social mobility (Higher Education...more