The Faculty of Education has a longstanding national reputation for providing high-calibre initial teacher training with over 20 Secondary specialisms available. We have a well established partnership with over 800 secondary schools and colleges across the North West region and beyond.
Our PGCE Psychology is aimed at trainees wishing to teach one or more of the social sciences (sociology, psychology and politics) in secondary schools and/or post-16 colleges.
It is amongst the first in the country designed to offer specific training to teach in the 14-19 sector and offers a trainee teacher exchange and links to schools in Europe and the USA. You will have the opportunity to learn about the common core areas taught in UK Psychology departments.
• Sessions are delivered by experienced team leaders for Psychology GCE. There will also be the opportunity to have sessions with some of the top practitioners and authors in the world of Psychology • State-of-the-art teaching facilities at our Brooks Building in Manchester • Experience in a diverse range of schools and colleges • Choice of University led, School Direct or Assessment Only routes to Qualified Teacher Status • Opportunity to apply for enrichment experience overseas • Course includes 60 Masters Level CATS points, or one third of a Masters degree • Access to NQT alumni support in your first year of teaching • Close links with our Educational and Social Research Institute
Successful applicants will usually hold an undergraduate honours degree awarded by a UK university, or an equivalent higher education qualification. Applicants would normally require a 2:2 or above. We would prefer degrees that are 100% Psychology but will consider joint honours degrees i.e. Psychology with law, but degree would have to contain at least 50% Psychology. English Language and Mathematics, Grades C or above, required at point of application. For full details on entry requirements please visit our website: View Website
Recipient: Manchester Metropolitan University
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