Primary Education (5-11 years)
This course offers 3 different placements during the programme, you will combine practical, real-world learning with the study of children�s communication, thinking and relationships. You�ll learn to teach the core subjects of the national curriculum for children aged 5-11 in primary schools, as well as being introduced to the non-core subjects through lectures, seminars and workshops on campus and independent study. The programme consists of 14 weeks campus-based lectures and seminars interspersed with 24 weeks of three different placements. Throughout the year you'll reflect upon your professional development as a teacher, as you bring together your understanding of educational theory with your developing knowledge of outstanding practice to enhance children�s learning. In the final placement, which is in a different age phase than the previous 1, you will take on (as closely as possible) the full responsibilities of a qualified teacher. You will be supported with your preparations for your 1st teaching post as a newly qualified teacher (NQT).
An Honours degree or equivalent preferably a 2.1 or above; GCSE grade C or equivalent in mathematics, English language and a science subject; applicants are required to evidence recent experience in a primary school; selected applicants are required to attend an interview and meet the requirements for physical and mental fitness to teach and Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) enhanced disclosure check.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PGCE||Full-time||£ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PGCE||Full-time||£ 13,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Plymouth Site||Plymouth||PL4 8AA||South West|