Taught course

Gaelic Medium Education

Institution
University of Aberdeen · School of Education
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

This programme is relevant to secondary and primary or nursery teachers who have achieved the Standard for Full Registration (SFR) and who have an advanced level of Gaelic fluency/literacy sufficient to deliver in Gaelic medium, and a commitment to convert to Gaelic medium if possible.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The programme covers a range of theoretical, historical and policy perspectives – interpretive, social, creative – relating to immersion and bilingual teaching and the promotion of Gaelic Medium Education.

It develops participants’ personal Gaelic language skills, competence and confidence in classroom practice and critical reflection in the Gaelic medium context.

Please note that this programme is delivered entirely through the medium of Gaelic.

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

online
12 months
flexible
12 months
part time
12 months
distance learning
12 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Education
Email
study@abdn.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1224 274776