University of Brighton
Biology (Secondary Education)
This course prepares graduates to teach in secondary schools; students are assessed against the national standards in order to be recommended for the award of Qualified Teacher Status (QTS); the opportunity to undertake Master's-level study within the course facilitates progression to an Master of Arts education award after completion of the PGCE; this specialism provides graduates with the depth of knowledge required to enable them to become reflective and pro-active practitioners.
Degree at 2.1 or equivalent; GCSE English language and mathematics, minimum grade C or equivalent; in-house tests available for candidates without qualifications in mathematics and English; IELTS (English proficiency): 6.5 overall and 6 in writing; interview; satisfactory health check; Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) enhanced disclosure check.
The course comprises 4 strands: subject study/subject education, education studies, placements and professional development.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PGCE (professional)||Full-time||-||1 years|
|PGCE (professional)||Part-time||-||16 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Falmer Campus||Brighton||BN1 9PH||South East|