Entry requirements

A degree relevant to the National Curriculum subject to be taught is required, as well as GCSE Grade C or above (or equivalent qualification) in English Language and mathematics. As part of the selection procedures, all candidates admitted for training will have taken part in a group or individual interview. Please note: for 2014 entry, a standard equivalent to a grade B or above in the GCSE examination in English and in mathematics is required. Please see our website for full entry requirements.

Months of entry


Course content

This course prepares students for teaching in secondary schools. Subjects include: Art; Biology; Chemistry; English; French; German; Information technology; Mathematics; Music; Outdoor activities; Physical Education; Physics; Religious Education; Welsh. Offered through the medium of English and Welsh.

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment34
Professional practice33

Course contact details

PGCE Secondary Administrator
01248 382933