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Secondary Art and Design (including School Direct) with QTS PGCE

Secondary Art and Design (including School Direct) with QTS PGCE

Key information
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Qualification type

PGCE - Postgraduate Certificate of Education

Subject areas

Arts & Crafts Teaching / Training Art & Design Teaching In Secondary Schools

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Share and inspire the exploration of Art and Design within the classroom, and the potential futures you could inspire through this engaging and practical course.

Course overview

Teaching is an extremely rewarding and challenging career. Our course is designed to provide you with the knowledge, understanding and skills that you need to be an outstanding teacher.

We aim to nurture teachers who are passionate about the development of their own and their pupils' learning.

Why study this course with us?

During the course, you will learn how to encourage young people’s understanding of art and design through your subject specialism.

We encourage Art and Design trainees to be:

  • enthusiastic and confident in the classroom
  • pedagogically skilful and adaptable
  • specialists in the teaching of Art and Design: demonstrating practical skills and a knowledge of subject history
  • able to see their subject in the context of the whole curriculum
  • competent in a number of areas that cross secondary school curriculum boundaries
  • able to work as part of a team

The course is designed to ensure you are confident in all basic national curriculum requirements.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

The Nature and Purpose of Learning and Teaching - Core
The Nature and Purpose of Assessment - Core
Understanding the Curriculum and its Development - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)

£9,250

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

Contact University and ask about this fee

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally: - hold or be expected to gain a minimum 2:1 honours degree - have GCSE grade C/grade 4 in English Language and Maths.

University information

From a teaching college, to becoming the University of Chester, over 180 years of academic growth has allowed the University to offer an extensive selection of postgraduate courses and research options across a number of specialist sites. This includes five sites in and around Chester, a campus in Warrington, a University Centre in Shrewsbury, and a new health and nursing education facility, Marriss House, in Birkenhead. Through the work of...more