University of Oxford

University of Oxford

Secondary Education (Modern Languages: French with Italian)

The course provides students with: the ability to draw on your own experiences of language learning in a positive and reflective manner; the ability to observe other practitioners in the classroom and to understand their decision making; a range of teaching approaches and styles which have been shown to be effective; practical advice on the preparation, conduct and evaluation of language lessons; ways of understanding how adolescents learn a foreign language and how to monitor their progress; ways of using and adapting a range of foreign language teaching materials; the course leads to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).

Entry requirements

Relevant degree and GCSE grade C or above, or equivalent, in English language and 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 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