Taught course

Primary with Modern Foreign Languages

University of East London · Cass School of Education and Communities

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.2 honours degree from a UK higher education institution (or equivalent); A-level French or Spanish or a significant amount of French/Spanish content in your degree; GCSE grade C or equivalent in English language, mathematics and science; effective reading abilities with clear and accurate spoken and written English; meeting the Secretary of State's requirements for physical and mental fitness to teach; and experience of observing or working with children in the Foundation Stage/Primary Phase

Months of entry


Course content

This programme is designed to meet the requirements of local primary schools by training teachers who are adept in educating children in the multicultural, multilingual urban environment of the capital, and also in delivering the curriculum for Modern Foreign Languages (French or Spanish). The programme is delivered through a mixture of taught input and school-based teaching placements in the UK and either France or Spain according to your specialism. Three modules are at Level 3 and two at Master's level, offering 60 Master's-level credits in total

Information for international students

IELTS: 6.5

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Full programme fees: £9000 for UK / EU students

Home and EU ITT students may also be eligible for a bursary from the National College for Teaching and Leadership (NCTL).

The bursary level and award is dependent on the subject in which a trainee wishes to teach and the outcome of their most relevant qualification, not the subject of their academic qualification.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Applicant Enquiries
+44 (0) 208 223 3333
+44 (0) 208 223 2978