Taught course

Subject Knowledge Enhancement (SKE) in Computer Science

Institution
Nottingham Trent University · Nottingham Institute of Education
Qualifications
SKE

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Entry requirements

  • Confirmation (by your school or course provider) that you have been accepted onto an Initial Teacher Training (ITT) course, such as PGCE or School Direct.

By being interviewed, offered a place and accepting that place on an ITT course, you are deemed to have met the entry requirements for this Subject Knowledge Enhancement course.

Months of entry

June

Course content

This course is designed for those who have been offered a place on a PGCE or School Direct course but wish to enhance their current subject knowledge in Computer Science.

This is a full-time Subject Knowledge Enhancement (SKE) course for graduates who have been offered a place on a PGCE or School Direct course, but wish to enhance their current subject knowledge in Computing Science. It runs for 200 hours over an eight week period.

The aim is to provide the breadth and depth of knowledge and understanding that you need to teach secondary Computer Science confidently and competently. The course is well-established and there are many successful teachers of Computer Science in our region who began their training by completing it.

Fees and funding

This SKE course is fully funded by the Department for Education and you will receive a tax free bursary of up to £200 per week for the duration of the course (subject to confirmation by DfE).

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Team
Email
applications@ntu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 115 848 4200