Education studies takes place both in the university and within your placement experiences. This will allow you to develop practical competences and analytical skills, supported by relevant theory.
Curriculum studies enable you to gain knowledge and understanding of the full primary curriculum.
Subject specialism studies allow you to strengthen your subject knowledge in a chosen area and develop leadership and management skills. The advanced study year will allow you to develop further your subject specialism.
Professional development studies are very closely linked to all strands of the course and enable you to reflect upon
your learning, so you can develop and implement improvement plans. Click here for more information.
This course prepares graduates to teach in secondary schools. As well as gaining a PGCE, students are assessed against the national standards in order to be recommended for the award of Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).
The opportunity to undertake masters level study within the course facilitates progression to an MA Education award after completion of the PGCE.
This specialism extends knowledge and skills in the teaching of the principal religious faiths and of ethics.
The course comprises four strands: subject study/subject education, education studies, placements and professional development. Click here for more information.