University of Sussex

University of Sussex

Mathematics (7-14)

Those enrolled on any initial teacher education course learn to teach within schools in East and West Sussex and Brighton and Hove. School-led teacher education is provided by experienced mentors and professional tutors and is supported by University tutors throughout the year.

Entry requirements

You must be a graduate of an approved institution of Higher Education or validating body from a course that is recognised as being equivalent to at least a second-class undergraduate honours degree; you must also have passed the equivalent of GCSE English and mathematics (Grade C) and complete professional skills tests in literacy and numeracy; you must also have achieved a Grade C GCSE or equivalent in a science subject; evidence of having gained these qualifications must be provided at interview. IELTS 7.0, with not less than 6.5 in each section. Internet TOEFL with 95 overall, with at least 22 in listening, 23 in reading, 23 in speaking and 24 in writing.

Course modules

Modules include: Professional knowledge for schools; curriculum studies; professional practice.

Assessment methods

At all stages, assessment is shared between school-based professionals and University tutors.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PGCE Full-time £ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PGCE Full-time £ 14,450 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Sussex House Brighton BN1 9RH South East

Key information

School of Education and Social Work
Telephone number: 
01273 873238