University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD Lampeter and Carmarthen)

University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD)

Secondary Education (Art and Design)

The course equips trainees to teach art and design within the 11-18 age range; particular focuses on: Key Stage 3 National Curriculum art; GCSE; AS- and A-level art and design.

Entry requirements

Degree in art or related subject; GCSE or equivalent mathematics and English at grade C or above; Criminal Records bureau (CRB) enhanced disclosure; interview.

Course modules

Curriculum studies; information and communication in subject teaching; professional studies: 24 weeks are spent in school.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include 3 curriculum studies assignments and 2 professional studies assignments.

Applying for teacher training at UWTSD

Applications for all PGCE teacher training programmes are made via UCAS, please select the code T80 as the training provider followed by T for Townhill Campus – Swansea, when making your choices.


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

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Mount Pleasant Campus Swansea SA1 6ED Wales

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Key information

Telephone number: 
01792 481094