Taught course

Mathematics Education

Sheffield Hallam University · Faculty of Development and Society

Entry requirements

Typically you need to have • completed QTS • some mathematical knowledge gained through your academic background, from teaching your main subject, or from other experience. • successfully completed your induction year, or are about to • be teaching mathematics to learners in the 11-19 age range throughout the course duration Ideally you should have at least one year's experience of teaching mathematics to 11- 19 year olds. Your highest mathematics qualification should be A level or lower.

Months of entry


Course content

For teachers who would like to enhance their knowledge of mathematics to more effectively teach 11-19 year old learners, this course offers you initial teacher training in secondary mathematics. There is no charge for this course if you are a teacher in a maintained secondary or special school or non-maintained special school in Yorkshire and Humberside.

Key points
• Improve your qualifications and understanding of mathematics to a higher education level.
• Gain the confidence and ability to teach mathematics effectively to 11-19 year olds.
• Study for free if you are a teacher in maintained schools or unmaintained special schools.
• Study part-time to gain your qualification whilst continuing to teach.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


part time
12 months

Course contact details

Development and Society
+44 (0)114 225 5555