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Early Years Teacher Birth to 5 leading to Early Years Teacher Status (EYTS) PGCE

Early Years Teacher Birth to 5 leading to Early Years Teacher Status (EYTS) PGCE

Key information
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Qualification type

PGCE - Postgraduate Certificate of Education

Subject areas

Learning Theory

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course provides intensive specialist training to become an early year’s teacher in one year, with Early Years Teacher Status. This course will enable you to become an effective, inclusive and evidence-informed teacher. At the heart of our course is a commitment to personalizing your journey to Early Years Teacher Status. We'll help you to grow in confidence and competence by providing you with outstanding support as you train. You'll find a supportive learning environment at the University. This will help you develop a deep understanding of the early year’s curriculum and acquire a range of teaching methods, based upon the latest research in education. We model good teaching as we train you, so you can transfer what you've experienced into your own practice. You will benefit from an additional contrasting placement which will provide you with a breadth of experience. You'll also benefit from a course that supports you in becoming a research-engaged teacher, who can use evidence to drive improvements in young people's learning and well-being. Your PGCE modules form part of our Master of Research in Education, which you can continue with beyond your PGCE year.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

This module focuses on developing your ability to teach, assess and undertake your professional responsibilities in your chosen phase of education. It is part based at the University, where lectures, seminars and online learning will provide you with research, theory and practice based insights into effective learning and teaching. It is largely based upon your practice in school and settings, where you receive formal training, experience of working alongside professionals, experience of being the lead practitioner in a classroom/setting and experience of the wider aspects of being a teacher.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

Tuition fees are fully funded by the Department for Education.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a good honours degree in any subject. GCSE grade 4 or above (C or above for examinations taken prior to 2017) in English, mathematics and one science subject.

University information

Whatever your reason for wanting to study further, at Kingston they will help make it work. Everyone at Kingston University is passionate about enhancing students’ life chances by helping them make the most of their learning opportunity and equipping them with the skills and knowledge needed in the 21st Century’s demanding workplace. The University collaborates with local, national and international businesses to ensure their research and...more