An Undergraduate Honours Degree 2:2 or above, incorporating at least 50% Religious Studies or have a degree that draws on concepts in Religious Education and Religious Studies, for example, Philosophy, Sociology etc
GCSE Grade C or above in English and Mathematics (Grade 4 or above in the new grading system). These can be pending but required before enrolment
Relevant mainstream secondary school experience in relevant subject within last 18 months
It is a government requirement that you take the numeracy and literacy skills tests as part of the application process. You must ensure you have passed them both before the start of the course, please go to the Department of Education website for further details.
Months of entry
The PGCE Religious Education programme will support students to consider the pedagogy of Religious Education in depth. This part of the course aims to develop and integrate subject pedagogy and theory with classroom practice and equip student teachers with the skills necessary to become reflective and effective teachers of Religious Education.
Information for international students
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Student Recruitment
- +44 (0) 151 291 3111