Taught course

Educational Studies

Institution
University of Leicester · School of Education
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

Normally qualified teachers working in primary, special or secondary schools in the United Kingdom, preferably with at least one year of teaching experience.

Postgraduate Certificate in Educational Studies consisting of one 60-credit module.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Current programme includes a choice of curriculum-focused, special needs or leadership and management options. Teaching is through lectures and seminars, supported by directed reading, independent school-based research, private study and use of University's Virtual Learning Environment. Assessment uses a mixture of essays, portfolios and presentations.

Fees and funding

For teachers with QTS, fee is subsidised by TDA. Remainder of fee may be from school, local authority or self-funded.

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

part time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment20
Professional practice50
Dissertation30

Course contact details

Name
Mrs. Kirn Saini
Email
cpdinfo@le.ac.uk
Phone
0116 2523 656
Fax
0116 2523 653