Taught course

Professional Graduate and Postgraduate Certificate Education

University Centre Doncaster · Education

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Entry requirements

  • A degree is required (or equivalent) from a recognised university, usually in the subject specialist field.
  • A placement is required with a guarantee of 100 hours teaching/training within the Lifelong Learning Sector, for the one year course. For the part time course, the requirement is 50 hours per year.

Months of entry


Course content

The professional and post graduate courses are offered as either a full time intensive one year course, or a part time two year course which can be accessed on a pre-service or in-service basis. The course is a combination of practical teaching skills and academic assessment equipping trainees with the skills to enable them to teach across a range of sectors. All of these courses are validated by the University of Hull.

Please note: This qualification is not suitable for primary or secondary school teaching.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCE
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Higher Education Recruitment
0800 358 74 74