Taught course

Secondary History (Age Phase 11-16) with QTS

Institution
Edge Hill University · Faculty of Education
Qualifications
PGCE

Entry requirements

To join this PGCE you should have: first degree from a UK higher education institution or equivalent qualification; degree classification usually at 2:2 or above (exceptions may be made); GCSE English Language and Mathematics at grade C or above (or equivalent qualification); satisfactory levels of ICT competence; demonstrable interest in teaching within the curriculum area. You will be required to meet the Department for Children, Schools and Families standards for physical and mental fitness to teach and clearance to work with children. QTS Skills Tests will form part of the entry requirements for academic year 2013/14.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This long-established, popular programme incorporates high quality tutoring and excellent placement support with opportunities to work with leading practitioners from the world of history education. You will be encouraged to develop innovative and modern approaches to teaching and learning, including the use of ICT, to make you a high quality and successful history teacher at secondary school level.

The programme aims to develop reflective and analytical skills as well as providing practical experience in planning effective lessons and learning strategies, hands-on classroom experience, and opportunities to explore different aspects of your subject knowledge.

Qualification and course duration

PGCE

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Information, Advice and Guidance Team
Email
study@edgehill.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1695 657000