|Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) Secondary Education|
The Secondary PGCE offers high quality training for those wishing to teach the following subjects in the 11-18 age range in the following areas and is offered at Level 7 (Masters)
Design and Technology
Science with Biology
Science with Chemistry
Science with Physics
Indicative Course Content
Subject specific teaching
Monitoring and assessment of pupil progress
Curriculum requirements including National Curriculum, GCSE and A Level
Health and safety
Equality and inclusion
Special Educational Needs
Subject knowledge for teaching
Creating a positive learning environment
Applying for teaching posts
Personal and social education
Why this course?
High quality training and experience to prepare you to become a confident and effective secondary school teacher
70% of the training is school based, in 2 placements including key stage 2 and post 16 experience
Professional qualification with Masters credit
You will learn how to use research to improve your teaching skills
Varied course delivery includes lectures, seminars, presentations, group tasks, mini research projects and written assignments
Valuable support from experienced mentor teachers and University tutors
You will develop a range of communication, interpersonal and problem-solving skills that will be invaluable in a teaching career and beyond
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To gain a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) Secondary, students need to pass three 4,000 word assignments at Level 7 (Masters) and two blocks of school experience.
The programme is full time over 38 weeks and attendance is demanding. 70% of the course is school experience, during which you will be required to teach a proportion of a full time teacher’s timetable and attend meetings (including parents’ evenings) in the same way as a practising teacher. The university sessions run all day.
Home/EU Fees 2014: Full Time £8500.00
Overseas Fees 2013: £9990.00 (2014 TBC)
For further information please visit: http://www.chi.ac.uk/department-education/i-want-be-teacher/pgce/pgce-secondary
|01243 816002 or www.chi.ac.uk/education/pgce-itt/pgce-secondary|
|Application Details:||GTTR Code W9X1 - PGCE Secondary - Design Technology.
GTTR Code Q3X1 - PGCE Secondary - English.
GTTR Code V1X1 - PGCE Secondary - History.
GTTR Code G1X1 - PGCE Secondary - Mathematics.
GTTR Code R9X1 - PGCE Secondary - Modern Foreign Languages.
GTTR Code X9C6 - PGCE Secondary - Physical Education.
GTTR Code V6X1 - PGCE Secondary - Religious Education.
GTTR Code 2C42 - PGCE Secondary - Science with Biology.
GTTR Code 2C43 - PGCE Secondary - Science with Chemistry.
GTTR Code F3X2 - PGCE Secondary - Science with Physics.
|Length of Programme:||1 Year Full Time.|
|Entry Requirements:||First degree – normally 2:2 or above with at least 50% subject content relevant to the National Curriculum requirements for your subject. There may be some exceptions; the relevant subject co-ordinator will be able to advise you
GCSE/O level English Language and Maths at grade C or above
Minimum of 2 weeks’ classroom experience in a UK state secondary school within the last two years
All successful applicants will have to obtain DBS clearance, to complete a satisfactory medical declaration and to pass the NCTL skills tests before the start of the course
|Interview:||All suitable candidates are interviewed. Interviews for English, History, Mathematics, Modern Languages and RE take place at the Bognor Regis Campus. PE interviews are held at the Bishop Otter Campus, and the Sciences and Design and Technology interviews take place in partner schools. Applicants may be required to undertake a subject specific task as part of the interview and all applicants complete a literacy task. Candidates will need to demonstrate an awareness of current educational issues and talk about their recent relevant classroom experience.|
|Campus Info:||Bognor Regis Campus||Combinations:||No combined courses|