University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD)
Secondary Education (Design and Technology)
The course teaches the principles and practicalities of teaching this important national curriculum subject; students receive first class training, both in the university and our partner schools, with academic and personal support.
Degree in a subject suitably related to design and technology, and GCSE grade C in English and mathematics or equivalent; suitable degree subjects could include: 2- and 3-dimensional design; furniture production management; furniture design; furniture and related product design; furniture restoration; jewellery restoration; jewellery making; product design; architecture; industrial architecture; landscape architecture; graphic and interior design; fine art; technology; materials science; mechanical engineering; civil engineering; electrical and electronic engineering; structural engineering; food science; textiles and fashion; Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) enhanced disclosure.
Curriculum studies; information communications technology (ICT) in subject teaching; professional studies.
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.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PGCE||Full-time||£ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Mount Pleasant Campus||Swansea||SA1 6ED||Wales|
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