Post-compulsory and special needs teaching at Nottingham Trent University (NTU)
This Post-Compulsory Education degree is suitable for applicants with subject experience from a wide variety of areas and industries who wish to work with learners with Special Educational Needs (SEN). It leads to a teaching qualification in the post-compulsory education sector.
The awards meet the national professional standards, and allows you to apply for Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills status (QTLS) when you have completed your course. QTLS has been recognised as equivalent to QTS allowing holders to work in secondary schools.
We equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary for the demanding role of teacher / lecturer. The course is endorsed within the national framework for the sector and constitutes the University's equivalent of the Diploma in Education and Training.
This course is also offered with subject specialist pathways:
English and Literacy
Mathematics and Numeracy