PGCE Secondary Computer Science (PGCE)

University of Reading the United Kingdom

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The award
PGCE

How long you will study
10 months

Domestic course fees
GBP 9250 per year

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
GBP 15680 per year

All study options

About PGCE Secondary Computer Science at University of Reading

Develop teaching skills, acquire curriculum knowledge in the field of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and Computer Science (CS), and benefit from our excellent placement opportunities.

This Post Graduate Certificate Education (PGCE) Secondary (Computer Science) course leads to the award of Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), qualifying you to teach the 11-18 age group in secondary schools in England and Wales.

Our tutors are a diverse and incredibly experienced community of academics. You will be taught by those with national and international reputations as experts in the field of ICT, digital literacy and computer science (CS) in education, and together you will examine a range of pedagogical approaches to ICT and CS teaching.

Current initiatives and policies in the field of ICT and CS, will inform your learning, including involvement with CAS (Computing At School)/BCS (British Computer Society) initiatives.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardPGCEHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study10 months
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 9250 per yearInternational course feesGBP 15680 per year

Notes about fees for this course

The fees listed are for full-time study, unless otherwise stated, and relate to courses starting in the 2018/19 academic year. Fee information will be confirmed in offer letters sent out to successful applicants.

Entry requirements

IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent)

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