Brunel University London

Brunel University London

Secondary Education (Computer Science and Information and Communications Technology)

Throughout the course, theory and practice are integrated across all contexts within the partnership. The course is planned and delivered in partnership with computer science and ICT colleagues in local schools. The Teachers� Standards are mapped to every aspect of course provision to facilitate the best possible opportunities to support the process of professional learning.

Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree related to the field in which you intend to teach. Normally this should be 2nd class Honours or above. We consider relevant higher degrees However, if your degree does not meet these criteria exactly, but you have considerable practical experiences of working or teaching in the field of computing/computer science and are able to demonstrate you have the skills and knowledge base required to teach computing then we can consider your application. If your degree does not give you the level of subject knowledge required for the course, then computing subject knowledge enhancement courses can be recommended which can provide a route into the profession. Maths and English grades C or equivalent at GCSE level. Modules within your pre professional degree course should provide a foundation of preparatory knowledge for the subject you are applying to teach. Students whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 or equivalent (with a minimum 6.0 in each component).

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include a 1,500 word written assignment related to general professional issues, a poster presentation proposing a small scale research project based in school and an oral powerpoint presentation of the completed small scale research project.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PGCE Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Brunel University London Uxbridge UB8 3PH South East

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