Liverpool Hope University

Liverpool Hope University

Design and Technology

This course aims to produce teachers whose enthusiasm for Design and Technology inspires pupils in their study of the subject. There is currently great demand for Design and Technology teachers in UK secondary schools and Liverpool Hope offers the support students need as you embark on a teaching career. Through the university's partnerships with schools in the region, students will be able to gain experience of teaching their specialist subject across the 11�18 age group to a minimum of KS3 level.

Entry requirements

First degree 2.2 or above incorporating at least 50 percent design and technology; grade C in English and mathematics at GCSE (or equivalent); experience of observation in a mainstream secondary state school; it is a government requirement that you take the numeracy and literacy skills tests as part of the application process. You must ensure you have passed them both before the start of the course.

Course modules

This is a fully integrated course of initial professional development, subject-specific pedagogy and school-based learning which encourages student teachers to apply their theoretic understanding to practical situations.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PGCE Full-time £ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PGCE Full-time £ 9,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hope Park Liverpool L16 9JD North West

Key information

Student Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
0151 291 3111