University of East London
Secondary Education (Computer Science)
This programme is designed to meet the standards required for qualified teacher status (QTS) and to develop secondary teachers with a specialism in geography; it do this in the context of secondary partnership schools many of which are situated in east London where skills of educating children in a multi-cultural, multi-lingual urban environment are paramount.
Students must: have achieved a standard equivalent to grade C in the GCSE examinations in English and mathematics; hold a minimum 2:2 1st degree in an appropriate subject from a United Kingdom Higher Education Institution or an equivalent qualification taught in English.
Introduction to teaching and learning (learning styles); teaching in east London; introduction to key stage 2; observing teaching and learning; the national curriculum: principles and framework; introduction to the role of the teacher and support staff; introduction to behaviour management; introduction to lesson planning and evaluation; safeguarding children; introduction to monitoring and assessment; literacy across the curriculum; numeracy across the curriculum; child development and influences on learning; introduction to differentiation; introduction to special educational needs; introduction to English as an additional language; applying for teaching posts; raising achievement: tracking pupil progress; working with other adults in the classroom.
For the award of PGCE all of the required assignments need to be passed; in order to be recommended for qualified teacher status, students have to demonstrate that students have met all of the standards specified for qualified teacher status; to this end there is ongoing assessment of their planning, teaching and assessment of pupils which are logged in their professional development portfolio which students are required to keep; the school based training placements are assessed by observation carried out by UEL and school based staff.
|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|
|Stratford Campus||Waltham Forest||E15 4LZ||South East|
0208 223 2319