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

University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD)

Secondary Education (Chemistry with Science)

The course covers training in a wide variety of teaching techniques with opportunities to try ideas out in the partner schools; the course provides students with training to teach chemistry up to the A- and AS-level examinations and all the sciences up to at least year 9 of the secondary school.

Entry requirements

Degree in chemistry or a related subject and GCSEs or equivalent in mathematics and English at grade C or above; Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) enhanced disclosure.

Course modules

Curriculum studies; information communications technology (ICT) in subject teaching; professional studies.

Assessment methods

During the year the students' complete and submit coursework assignments in both their curriculum studies subject; during school placements teachers and tutors formally observe and assess a number of the students' lessons and at the end of each term the students receive a written report which summarises their progress towards meeting the required standard.

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.

Qualifications

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

Contact: 
Admissions
Telephone number: 
01792 481094