Taught course

PGDE Education

Institution
University of Aberdeen · School of Education
Qualifications
MEdPGDEPGCert

Entry requirements

Applicants will be graduates or able to provide evidence that they can work at postgraduate level. They must have previous relevant experience and be able to undertake studies and related developments in their workplace setting or other appropriate agency. The English Language Requirement for all College of Arts and Social Sciences Masters programmes is an IELTS of 6.5 with 6.0 in the writing and reading (or equivalent TOEFL iBT or PTE). For more information see www.abdn.ac.uk/international/english-requirements

Months of entry

August

Course content

PRIMARY AND SECONDARY

This programme allows you to become qualified as a teacher in 36 weeks. You can choose primary or secondary subjects. There are four compulsory courses, two academic and two experience based, with masters level study as an opportunity throughout the programme. The programme is also offered on a part time basis over two years with specific local authorities and a PGCert is offered as distance learning over 12 months.

Secondary Subjects available:

Biology with Science; Business Studies; Chemistry with Science; Computing; Drama; English; Gaelic; Geography; Home Economics; History; Mathematics; Modern Languages; Modern Studies; Physics with Science; Religious Education

Applications are made under the UCAS scheme.

Qualification and course duration

MEd

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGDE

full time
24 months

PGCert

distance learning
12 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Education
Email
study@abdn.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1224 272090