University of Huddersfield

University of Huddersfield

Teacher Training (Lifelong Learning)

This course provides a route to being a qualified teacher learning and skills (QTLS), the full professional status for teachers in lifelong learning. The course can also lead to employment in secondary schools. However, it does not confer Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). The focus of this course is on practical teaching.

Entry requirements

No teaching experience is needed; applicants require: a UK degree or equivalent related to their specialist area; relevant work experience in some specialist subject areas; satisfactory interview and 2 satisfactory references; a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring check. Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS, formerly Criminal Records Bureau) and health checks for suitability to teach. This will be arranged by the University before you start the course.

Course modules

Modules include: advanced studies in teaching a specialist subject; advanced studies in curriculum and professional issues; teaching learning and assessment; personal and professional development.

Assessment methods

Assessment of progress takes place in formal classrooms and in student-centred learning situations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PGCE Full-time £ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PGCE Full-time £ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
PGCE Full-time £ 9,000 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
PGCE (professional) Full-time £ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PGCE (professional) Full-time £ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
PGCE (professional) Full-time £ 9,000 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Huddersfield Huddersfield HD1 3DH Yorkshire and the Humber

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