University of Oxford

University of Oxford

Secondary Education (English)

The programme covers the key professional skills of: lesson and course planning and preparation; assessment, recording and reporting; responding to individual learning needs; classroom and behaviour management; the course leads to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).

Entry requirements

Relevant degree and GCSE grade C or above, or equivalent, in mathematics; Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) enhanced disclosure.

Course modules

Topics include: specialist studies in the principal subject area; core programme of activities related to cross-curricular whole-school topics such as: teaching and assessing the National Curriculum; the teacher's pastoral role; inclusion; option modules include: additional learning needs; citizenship; drama; education in developing countries; workshops to support information and communication technology.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PGCE Full-time £ 13,200 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Oxford Oxford OX1 2JD South East

Key information

PGCE Course Secretary
Telephone number: 
01865 274020/179