University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD)
Secondary Education (History)
The course programme aims to meet your basic needs e.g. information about the National Curriculum and the new Skills Agenda for Wales; how to develop an approach to teaching that is reflective and self-critical; how to build theory into practice; how to plan a lesson; how to teach a lesson; how to assess pupils' achievement; how to manage the behaviour of a class and, far from least, how to develop a professional approach towards colleagues, pupils and the work of the school in general.
A degree in history or related subject such as politics and archaeology; applications are welcome also from graduates within joint or combined Honours; GCSEs or equivalent in English and mathematics at grade C or above; 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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