The University requires all applicants for PGCE programmes to demonstrate that they meet the national entry requirements, as set out by the Department for Education. One of these requirements is that the applicant has achieved a standard equivalent to a grade C in the GCSE examinations in English, mathematics and science. Appicants must possess a good subject relevant degree (2:2 Hons min.) or equivalent qualification by the time the programme starts. Applicants are also expected to have undertaken a minimum of ten days recent state primary and secondary school experince (prior to applying) and have passed the skills tests in literacy and numeracy.
Months of entry
The 7-14 PGCE in Science is an innovative and intensive nine month programme preparing graduates for the demands of teaching. You will be awarded a PGCE and recommended for Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), enabling you to teach in schools. The course is organised in partnership with Schools where you spend a total of 24 weeks teaching within the 36 week long programme
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Admissions (PGCE)
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