Entry requirements

You may apply for the course if you have been offered a place on the PGCE Secondary Mathematics with QTS (11-16) at Edge Hill University. A Level Mathematics (or equivalent) is also required. Completion of this subject knowledge enhancement course may form part of your offer conditions for a place on the PGCE Secondary Mathematics with QTS (11-16). Please note, however, that completion of this subject knowledge enhancement course does not necessarily qualify you for a place on the PGCE unless this is made clear at the time the offer is made. This will be discussed with you if you are called for an interview.

Months of entry

January, February, March, April, May, July

Course content

If you have applied to study on the PGCE Secondary Mathematics with QTS (11-16) at Edge Hill University and require enhancement of your subject knowledge, then this course could be for you. The aim of the course is to develop your subject knowledge in mathematics to prepare you to teach the conceptual and applied aspects of the subject effectively, with competence, enthusiasm and confidence, to learners aged 11-16 years. Trainees will be encouraged to prepare for teaching A Level topics where appropriate. Different programmes are available and the most suitable structure for you will depend on the mathematical content of your degree. The course structure and length will be flexible to reflect the needs of each individual trainee. The programme has six intakes per year. These include an 8-week course starting in July, a 16-week course starting in April, and a 28-week course starting in January.

Fees and funding

Course pricing can be found here - https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/course/mathematics/

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • SKE
    full time
    2 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification


There are no formal examinations. You will build a reflective portfolio from directed activities.

Course contact details

+44(0)1695 575171