Taught course

Secondary Education with QTS: Physics

University of Cumbria · Faculty of Education

Entry requirements

A minimum UK 2:2 honours degree or recognised equivalent qualification in Biology, Chemistry, Physics or a related degree (e.g. Engineering), depending on your chosen specialism, is required. Your degree must contain evidence of a substantial and appropriate level of subject knowledge. For detailed selection criteria, please see the course listing page of the university website.

Months of entry


Course content

Help children explore their curiosity about the world around them by training for an exciting and rewarding career as a science teacher! Our course specialises in physics, but you will also learn to teach biology and chemistry at secondary school level. If you're interested in science yourself, this is a great opportunity to put your knowledge to use by inspiring children to learn more about how the world works.

Our experienced and supportive staff have many years of experience in classroom teaching, giving you a wealth of knowledge and experience to learn from. Thanks to our dedicated science labs, you'll learn in relevant working environments that will prepare you for secondary school settings.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Enquiry Centre
0845 606 1144