University of Reading

University of Reading

Primary Education (French Specialism, 5-11)

Students who are interested in becoming the subject leader or primary French languages co-ordinator may apply for this programme; it prepares students for teaching in primary and junior schools and enables them to teach French to young learners and become effective Primary Language co-ordinators; the structure and much of the content follows the Primary Years programme; leads to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), subject to satisfactory performance in skills tests.

Entry requirements

A degree in a relevant subject; a minimum of A-level French & commitment to a 4-week placement in France is required for this specialism; GCSE grade C or equivalent is required in English, mathematics & science.

Course modules

Curriculum studies; professional studies; special study; school placement.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PGCE Full-time £ 3,375 per Academic year (home fees) 10 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
0118 378 5254