Taught course

FE Learning and Skills

University of Southampton · Social Sciences

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Entry requirements

UK bachelors degree with GCSEs (or equivalent) in English language and mathematics at grades A*-C/9-4, a clear (or approved) enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and a satisfactory health check.

Months of entry


Course content

Places are available to applicants wishing to teach a wide range of academic and vocational subjects, in colleges and sixth form. You will learn about session planning; key theories of teaching and learning; behaviour management; diversity and inclusion; effective use of ICT; and the development of literacy and numeracy. You will also undertake a short research project aimed at an aspect of teaching. Throughout the course you will receive feedback from tutors to support all aspects of your development. You will spend three days each week at a local college, one day at the University and one day for study/working.

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCE
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Social and Human Sciences