Liverpool Hope University

Liverpool Hope University

Further and Post-Compulsory Education

The programme is aimed at graduates wishing to pursue a teaching career in further education colleges, work-based learning, adult education, community education, offender education and the charitable sector. Students will be on teaching placement at local educational institutions as an integral part of the programme. You will gain experience of teaching and learning alongside other education professionals with support from university-based tutors and institution-based mentors. Tutors are dedicated to individual student support and to working closely with partners in educational providers to develop excellent educational practitioners. The programme provides the opportunity to follow a specialist route which gives you a named award in English language, mathematics or special educational needs (SEN).

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.1 Honours degree in the subject the trainee teacher wishes to teach; GCSE (or equivalent) mathematics and English at C or above; any offer of a place on the programme is made conditional on satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and a satisfactory Fitness to Teach Declaration.

Course modules

The course is worth 120 credits at Master�s level. As well as developing practical teaching skills, the course encourages students to engage with their practice and the sector in a critical and reflective fashion.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PGDE Full-time - 12 months

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