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Teaching Qualification in Further Education PgCert

University of Aberdeen · School of Education

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Course content


Teaching qualifications in FE are often an essential part of teaching in many further education colleges. You learn on campus and online, which is known as blended learning.

TQFE is an in house learning teaching qualification for lecturers in Further Education. The qualification is approved by the Scottish Government and General Teaching Council for Scotland with eligibility for GTC registration. Students learn how to develop professional practise in FE, successful learners and change and innovation.

Courses include: Developing Professional Practice in Education, Embracing Change and Innovation in Further Education, Successful Learners in Further Education


Why Study at Aberdeen?

  • The programme is fully GTC Scotland accredited and provides voluntary registration with the GTC
  • It develops your practice whilst you learn and teach and allows you to embrace change and innovation.

Quick Facts

  • Start Date – September
  • Delivery – Blended
  • Study Options – Part Time
  • View English language requirements from the programme page
  • View entry requirements from the programme page
  • Campus Open Days
  • Virtual Open Days

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Qualification and course duration


part time
12 months

Course contact details

School of Education
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