Kingston University

Kingston University

Secondary Education (Modern Languages, French)

The modern languages specialist pathway prepares students to teach French at key stage 3, key stage 4 and in the 6th form. The course also allows students to develop a 2nd teaching language. The main emphasis is on planning work for pupils, planning for good discipline/control and developing skills as a teacher. Students spend 24 weeks within at least 2 different schools. Successful completion of this course leads to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) subject to satisfactory performance in skills tests.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree in a subject related to French (at least 50 per cent of the degree content needs to be relevant to French). GCSE (A-C): English language and mathematics; proficiency in French applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PGCE Full-time £ 8,750 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PGCE Full-time £ 11,950 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kingston Hill Kingston upon Thames KT2 7LB South East

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School of Education
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020 8547 8145