University of Sussex
Modern Foreign Languages (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.
A pass degree (or equivalent) that is subject relevant (50 per cent subject specific course content); GCSE in mathematics, English language and science at grade C; an appropriate written reference (the principal referee should be able to comment on the applicant's suitability for teaching and about any training or study the applicant has undertaken recently); compulsory face-to-face interview; for overseas applicants whose 1st language is not English: an overall score, plus the same for writing and speaking of: IELTS 7, TOEFL 600 TWE 5, CT 250.
Core modules: Curriculum studies 1 (applying professional knowledge); professional knowledge for schools; professional practice 1; professional practice 2.
In preparation for qualified teacher status (QTS), teachers prepare a portfolio of evidence of achievement, which charts progress over the academic year and includes evidence of lesson observations, engagement with professional development and self-designed teaching and learning materials. As an academic award, the course also provides opportunities to acquire up to 90 Masters-level credits through assignments, including the presentation of a professional portfolio in a viva at the end of the course.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||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 name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sussex House||Brighton||BN1 9RH||South East|
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