Taught course

Subject Knowledge Enhancement (SKE) - Science

University of Southampton · Southampton Education School

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Entry requirements

Candidates need to have GCSE’s in Mathematics and English Language at grade C or above (or the equivalent qualifications).

Applicants for the Subject Knowledge Enhancement course need a science-related degree.

Months of entry


Course content

Are you keen to teach science and have a related degree and an A level in a science subject, but insufficient, or rusty, knowledge of science to feel you will be able to teach with confidence? Do you want to change your life with a career that will see you providing children with an invaluable science education that will ensure their future employment? Take one of the Subject Knowledge Enhancement courses prior to your teacher training and gain the essential skills you need to make the most of the PGCE and become a confident and inspiring science teacher. There is no better gateway course for preparing you for the challenges of teacher training in science.

The Subject Knowledge Enhancement courses take a blended learning approach with a combination of high-quality, face-to-face teaching, and distance-learning units chosen to best reflect the needs of individual trainee teachers.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • SKE
    full time
    3 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

023 8059 2413