University of Oxford
Secondary Education (Geography)
The main aims of the geography course are to provide the foundations for you to become a stimulating and successful geography teacher of pupils aged 11-19 and to quickly become innovative leaders in the field; by the end of the course, you should: be competent in the skills of teaching geography, as specified in the Standards for the Award of Qualified Teacher Status; understand the contribution that you as a geography teacher can make to the education of pupils in the widest sense; be able to take responsibility for your continuing professional development; the course leads to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).
Relevant degree and GCSE grade C or above, or equivalent, in English language and mathematics; Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) enhanced disclosure.
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||Fee||Course duration|
|PGCE||Full-time||£ 13,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Oxford||Oxford||OX1 2JD||South East|
PGCE Course Secretary