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PGCE Secondary Modern Foreign Languages with Qualified Teacher Status

PGCE Secondary Modern Foreign Languages with Qualified Teacher Status

Key information
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Qualification type

PGCE - Postgraduate Certificate of Education

Subject areas

Teaching (General) Modern Languages Teaching In Secondary Schools

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Course summary

Become a capable, employable German, French and Spanish teacher, languages which may make you eligible for an NCTL-funded Subject Knowledge Enhancement course, or SKE booster course. You explore your languages in depth, leaving with advanced qualifications. You undertake 120 days' placement work, with close academic support and mentoring throughout. The vocational nature of this course is designed to provide capable, employable German, French and Spanish teachers - having at least two of these languages is a distinct advantage. You'll explore your languages in further detail, leaving with advanced qualifications, and learn how to enthuse and motivate others in these subjects. You'll undertake 120 days' placement work, with close academic support and mentoring throughout, and benefit from wide-ranging teaching methods on-campus.

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in teaching Key Stage 3, 4 and post-16 German, Spanish and French, academic careers as a researcher via Masters level study and PhD, local authority/voluntary sector work or research, non-government organisation (NGO) administrative and research posts, enrichment work with young people, more general graduate careers including, for example, retail management and the civil service. The course is vocational in nature, and our graduate employment rate is usually well in excess of 90%.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

AUG-20

Modules

Developing And Reflecting On Subject Knowledge And Pedagogy In Secondary Modern Foreign Languages (30 Credits) - Core
School Based Training 2 - Core
School Based Training 1 - Core
Developing And Reflecting On Professional Practice (30 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£9,250

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£13,905

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have GCSE grade C or Grade 4 in English Language and mathematics and science, or equivalent*.Where applicants have achieved a GCSE grade 4 or above in English literature only we will look for further evidence of a breadth of achievement in English. We will consider applicants who are in the process of obtaining the relevant GCSEs. They also need an honours degree (normally 2.2 or above) or equivalent, that includes substantial study in at least one modern foreign language. Or you need to be a native speaker of French, Spanish or German with any degree plus evidence of recent language study.

University information

There are more than 30,000 students currently at Sheffield Hallam, with more than 6,000 of those studying at postgraduate level. Sheffield Hallam University focuses heavily on industry experience and applied learning. You will study in the heart of Sheffield City centre, on one of the many postgraduate taught and research courses. They are shaped to help prepare you for creative problem-solving and dealing with complexity in the real...more