University of Southampton

University of Southampton

PGCE FE Learning and Skills

Places are available to applicants wishing to teach a wide range of academic and vocational subjects, in colleges and sixth form. You will learn about session planning; key theories of teaching and learning; behaviour management; diversity and inclusion; effective use of ICT; and the development of literacy and numeracy. You will also undertake a short research project aimed at an aspect of teaching. Throughout the course you will receive feedback from tutors to support all aspects of your development. You will spend three days each week at a local college, one day at the University and one day for study/working.

Entry requirements

Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert: UK bachelors degree with GCSEs (or equivalent) in English language and mathematics at grades A*-C/9-4, a clear (or approved) enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and a satisfactory health check.

Assessment methods

Placement teaching experience, observation and assignments.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Full-time September 2019 - 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site - Highfield Campus SO17 1BJ South East

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