Gain the skills and knowledge valued by employers, benefit from experience in a broad range of educational environments and qualify as an inspirational secondary teacher.
This Post Graduate Certificate Education (PGCE) course leads to the award of Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), qualifies you to teach the 11-18 age group in secondary schools in England and Wales.
You will train at the Institute of Education, the University's first-class teacher training facility and ranked 3rd in the UK for Education (The Guardian University League Table 2018), which boasts award-wining tutors and consistently high employment rates, and is recognised by Ofsted for "outstanding support and pastoral care".
Through University teaching and substantial school-based training, you will develop the teaching skills and techniques and acquire the curriculum knowledge necessary to become a resilient, creative and resourceful teacher who is well regarded and much sought after by educational establishments.
You will specialise in one subject: art and design, biology, chemistry, computer science, design and technology, drama, English, geography, history, mathematics, modern foreign languages (French, German or Spanish), music, PE, physics, or physics with mathematics.