University of East Anglia UEA
Secondary Education (Modern Foreign Languages, French)
This programme focuses on the nature of communication in the classroom; other topics covered include the use of the target language, differentiation, the teaching of grammar and information and communication technology and language teaching; language learning theories and examples of good practice informed by them are linked throughout the course; research on wider educational issues such as motivation, gender and language are taken up and different teaching and learning styles are considered and are essential to an understanding of effective teaching in the language classroom; successful completion leads to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) subject to satisfactory performance in skills tests and 60 credits at Master's level; the course includes an extensive 24 weeks of placement in 2 schools; at university sessions students discuss experiences with others on the course and learn more about the theory and practice of teaching.
Appropriate 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent; GCSE grade C or equivalent in English language, mathematics; A-levels relevant to the National Curriculum are preferred; applicants should gain recent experience, in school, with children of the age range that they wish to teach.
The Teaching Agency (TA) are offering a bursary to students who have received a certain level of achievement at undergraduate degree level; 1st Class: �20,000; 2.1: �15,000; 2.2: �12,000; UK students should also be eligible to receive a maintenance grant; prospective students are advised to contact the TA and Student Finance England to ascertain the financial support available.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PGCE||Full-time||£ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PGCE||Full-time||£ 14,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of East Anglia||Norwich||NR4 7TJ||East of England|
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