Sheffield Hallam University
Primary (5-11, physical education specialist)
The course prepares you for a career as a primary teacher, specialising in physical education (PE). You gain qualified teacher status in key stages 1 and 2. Your learning is based on an equal balance of physical education and the core aspects of the primary curriculum. You receive training in English, mathematics, science and primary practice, alongside specialist PE teaching tuition and experience. Students take part in a compulsory summer school, designed to enhance your coaching skills. This can lead to nationally recognised coaching qualifications in a range of sports.
A 2.1 Honours degree or above, or a 2.2 degree plus evidence of wider experience in a sport or UK school setting. GCSE grade C in English and mathematics and science, or equivalent. Evidence of at least 15 days recent foundation stage or primary UK school teaching experience with 5 of these days as continuous teaching (gained in the 2 years before your application). If you do not hold this at the time of interview you may still be considered if you can evidence this experience will take place prior to a conditional offer and the start of the course.
All years: Physical education (PE); primary teaching, learning and assessment; inclusion; English; mathematics; science; foundation subjects; researching primary education; personal and professional development; the role of the teacher.
Your academic work is assessed through coursework using a variety of assessment methods. Your teaching is assessed in schools and by school based mentors.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PGCE||Full-time||£ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Campus||Sheffield||S1 1WB||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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