Secondary Education (Citizenship)
The programme is for student teachers teaching citizenship across the 11-16 age range. Many students gain their first teaching post in one of the schools in which they have completed a school experience placement. Many of the graduates go on to become mentors for students in school and hence become part of the training team for subsequent generations of citizenship teachers. Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) on completion of skills tests.
Degree (2.2 or above) in a relevant subject. GCSE in mathematics and English grade C or above. It is also recommended that students undertake at least 2 weeks work experience within a secondary citizenship classroom before applying. An interview is required.
School experience 1; school experience 2; studies in your specialist subject (2 modules, includes professional studies); school experience totalling 120 days.
Subject studies are assessed by a portfolio of coursework and a school-based special study (a teaching resource). Progressive developments of teaching skills are recorded using criteria referenced assessment proforma. Professional studies are assessed by a range of written tasks. Observation of the students, teaching and evaluative discussions with course tutors and school based mentors and teachers. Students undertake skills tests in orders to gain Qualified Teacher Status.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PGCE||Full-time||£ 3,375 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PGCE||Full-time||£ 9,600 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Hendon Campus||Barnet||NW4 4BT||South East|
020 8411 5555