University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Secondary Education (Mandarin with French)

This course prepares student teachers to teach pupils in the 11-19 age range; successful completion of this course leads to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), subject to satisfactory performance in skills tests; students spend roughly 75 per cent of their time in subject groups and 25 per cent in small mixed-subject educational and professional studies (EPS) groups; curriculum work; enrichment experience; educational and professional studies; information and communication technology; practical work in schools: 24 weeks spent in schools.

Entry requirements

Degree or equivalent in an area related to subject to be taught, with at least a 2.2 classification or higher; GCSE grade C or equivalent in English language and mathematics; Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) enhanced disclosure; interview.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PGCE Full-time £ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PGCE Full-time £ 13,390 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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Reception, School of Education
Telephone number: 
0114 222 8080/8081