Sheffield Hallam University

Sheffield Hallam University

Primary Education (5-11)

Prepare for a challenging but rewarding career as a primary school teacher on this postgraduate course. Students gain an up-to-date knowledge of core Key Stage 1 and 2 subjects, such as English, science and mathematics. Alongside this, students develop their teaching skills and confidence, on placement with local and regional primary schools spending over 120 days in school.

Course modules

Modules include: Primary teaching, learning and assessment; inclusion; English; mathematics; science; foundation subjects and religious education; researching primary education; personal and professional development; the role of the teacher.

Assessment methods

Academic work is assessed through coursework using a variety of assessment methods. Tteaching is assessed in schools and by school-based mentors.


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

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Sheffield S1 1WB Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Direct Admissions
Telephone number: 
0114 225 5555