University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD)
Secondary Education (Geography)
The geography course provides a professional introduction to a teaching career and stimulating opportunities to gain the confidence and skills for dealing with the daily challenges of teaching geography in a secondary school.
Good Honours 1st degree comprising at least 50 per cent geography (preferably a balance of both human and physical); joint Honours degrees, for example geography and development studies, are also considered; degrees in closely related subjects such as environmental science, geology, African studies, etc are considered where combined with a good grade in A-level geography or substantial, relevant and broad geographical experience and understanding can be demonstrated; 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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