Edge Hill University

Edge Hill University

Secondary Education (Mathematics, 11-16, flexible)

This programme aims to develop reflective and analytical skills as well as providing practical experience in planning effective lessons and learning strategies; hands-on classroom experience provides opportunities to further deepen subject knowledge.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree in a relevant area; GCSE English language and mathematics at grade C or equivalent; satisfactory levels of information and communications technology competence and an appropriate range of practical skills related to applicants� specialist subject; a demonstrable interest in teaching within the curriculum area, for example: time spent in schools, knowledge of the chosen curriculum area, relevant practical experience; candidates take professional skills tests in literacy and numeracy. Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS, previously CRB) Enhanced Disclosure.

Course modules

Developing subject knowledge and pedagogy in mathematics; planning for effective teaching and learning in mathematics; research and practice in mathematics; reflective professional practice; professional practice 1; professional practice 2; professional practice 1A; professional practice 1B; professional practice 2.

Assessment methods

Coursework and observed classroom experience.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PGCE Variable £ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PGCE Variable £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Ormskirk Campus Ormskirk L39 4QP North West

Key information

Telephone number: 
01695 575171