Taught course

Primary Education (via Independent Distance Learning with QTS)

University of Sunderland · Faculty of Education and Society

Entry requirements

Please see Entry Requirement section for more info on Entry Requirements.

Months of entry


Course content

Engage with teaching and learning principles in both theory and practice that parallels the on-campus PGCE Primary Education. Gain Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) in one year through this 36-week full-time course. Continue working or volunteering in a school or placement while you study via independent distance learning. Research in Education at Sunderland has been described as ‘world-leading’ by the latest Research Excellence Framework.

Fees and funding

UK fee 9,250 GBP, Intl fee GBP

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)191 515 2000