PGCE Secondary History (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 History at University of Reading

Addresses all aspects of secondary history education, benefit from tutors whose research directly informs the course content, and benefit from our consistently high employment rates.

This Post Graduate Certificate Education (PGCE) Secondary English 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.

Your tutors are active researchers in matters relating to history education. They are regarded as experts in the field, both nationally and internationally, and have been consulted by a number of national and international organisations, such as the Historical Association, QCA and QCDA, the TDA, Ofqual, the Department for Education and Council of Europe on matters relating to the history curriculum.

Your assignments are designed to help you plan your teaching effectively and imaginatively and to evaluate your skills, particularly in terms of the quality of learning achieved by pupils. Tutors weave together personal experience, practice and research into challenging but highly practical and relevant sessions.

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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