The programme consists of school experience, primary professional studies and curriculum studies; almost half students time (18 weeks) is spent in schools to build confidence and competence as a classroom practitioner; the focus on professional studies and curriculum studies prepares students to deliver the National Curriculum in school; students cover: art; design and technology; English; geography; history; information and communication technology; mathematics; music; physical education; religious education; science; in order to be recommended for Qualified Teacher Status students must demonstrate compliance with all the specified standards including successful completion of the Teaching Agency (TA) tests in numeracy, literacy and information communications technology; students undertake 60 credits of Master's-level modules throughout their training year; if they successfully pass all components, they graduate with the PGCE at Master's level and are recommended for Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).
2.2 Honours degree or above (in any subject/s); GCSE or O-level passes (grades A�C) obtained before applying for the PGCE programme in English language, mathematics and a science subject, or equivalent; students must spend at least 10 recent days working/ observing in a UK primary classroom, prior to application.
Modules include: Art; design and technology; english; geography; history; information and communication technology; mathematics; music; physical education; religious education; and science; programme consists of school experience, primary professional studies and curriculum studies.
More information on tuition fee loans and training bursaries can be found on the Department for Education website.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PGCE||Full-time||£ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees)||10 months|
|PGCE||Full-time||£ 12,680 per Academic year (overseas fees)||10 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
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