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Post-Compulsory Education and Training Cert Ed / PGCE / ProfGCE


Nottingham Trent University Nottingham Institute of Education

Full time & Part time September PGCE, Other One year full-time, two years part-time

About the course

This Post-Compulsory Education degree is suitable for applicants with subject experience from a wide variety of areas and industries. It leads to a teaching qualification in the post-compulsory education sector. The awards meet the national professional standards, and allows you to apply for Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills status (QTLS) when you have completed your course. QTLS has been recognised as equivalent to QTS allowing holders to work in secondary schools.

We equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary for the demanding role of teacher / lecturer. The course is endorsed within the national framework for the sector and constitutes the University's equivalent of the Diploma in Education and Training.

This course is also offered with subject specialist pathways:

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Entry Requirements

For the Prof GCE / PGCE:

- a UK honours degree, at a minimum Third Class in the intended subject specialism; and
- relevant work experience will strengthen your application.

For the Cert Ed:

- A-level at grade C or equivalent; or
- substantial industrial / commercial experience in the intended subject specialism.

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