Taught course

Physical Education

University of Southampton · Southampton Education School

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Entry requirements

Currently, you must have GCSE passes at grade C/4 or above in English Language and Mathematics.

Applicants should possess a relevant degree, 2:2 or above, which has covered theoretical and practical aspects of sport, health and physical education.

It is desirable that you spend a minimum 1-2 days in a secondary school prior to interview.

Months of entry


Course content

This course is open to trainee teachers who wish to qualify to teach Physical Education at Key Stages 3 and 4. The course is run both in the University and in conjunction with local partnership schools.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

023 8059 2413