Canterbury Christ Church University
Primary Education (Upper Primary, 5-11)
The course aims to enable student teachers to become confident, competent classroom practitioners who can enable children to learn effectively across the whole curriculum; the programme also develops student teachers' understanding of the demands of the National Curriculum, the Curriculum for the Foundation Stage and other Government initiatives; there are also opportunities to gain academic credits at Master's level; students spend the equivalent of 21 weeks spent in university and 24 weeks in school; the course runs in partnership with local primary schools who are fully involved in admissions, course planning and assessment of student teachers; the programme has been planned for all students to meet the standards for qualified teacher status.
2.2 Honours degree; GCSEs (grade C or above) in English language, mathematics and science before the PGCE course begins, or equivalents acceptable to the University; recent experience (minimum 10 days) of working with primary age children (preferably in a school setting) and be able to analyse this in the personal statement of the application form.
Modules include: Professional practice; curriculum studies: (level 7); professional studies: (level 7); enhanced studies: (level 7).
This programme is assessed through a combination of professional placement and course work.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PGCE||Full-time||£ 3,375 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PGCE||Full-time||£ 9,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Canterbury Campus||Canterbury||CT1 1QU||South East|