Newman University

Newman University

Secondary Education (Physical Education)

Students are encouraged to develop into reflective teachers; practitioners who can respond effectively to the learning needs of young people in school and apply imaginatively the principles underpinning a broad and balanced physical education programme. A significant part of the course will be spent in schools obtaining valuable classroom experience under the supervision of trained mentors and Newman lecturers. The rich diversity of partner schools ensures a variety of school contexts within which teaching skills can be developed. Nationally recognised sports coaching courses are also available to students studying this course at Newman.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (2.1 or above) of which sports or a sports related subject forms part, or a recognised equivalent qualification.

Assessment methods

You will be taught through a combination of lectures, seminars, workshops, school-based experience and fieldwork. Individual development will be assessed throughout the course.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PGCE Full-time £ 9,000 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Newman University Birmingham B32 3NT West Midlands

Key information

Telephone number: 
0121 476 1181