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Full time See Course PGCE 10 months

About the course

  • Become an outstanding secondary school English teacher with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).
  • Study courses rated as 'outstanding' by Ofsted (Ofsted Report, 2019).
  • Enjoy extensive periods of classroom experience supported by outstanding tutors and mentors.

Course description

PGCE Secondary (English) will train you to teach secondary English in the UK across the 11-16 or 11-18 age range, including the National Curriculum, GCSE and A-level.

It also includes drama, media and information and communication technology.

Completion leads to a postgraduate qualification and recommendation for qualified teacher status (QTS).

University-based sessions will enable you to reflect on teaching methods and are taught by tutors with expertise in teaching in schools and colleges and examining KS4/GCSE and

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Entry Requirements

A second or first class honours degree in English Literature, English Language, Linguistics or a joint honours degree with at least 50% of these subjects. Applicants with non-English degrees must have a B in English Language or English Literature at A-level and will be required to attend a Subject Knowledge Enhancement course.

Three A-levels at grades C, C, D or above.

Minimum grade C or 4 at GCSE (or equivalent) in English language and mathematics.

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