Cranfield University Featured Masters Courses
Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University Featured Masters Courses
Politecnico di Milano Featured Masters Courses

Secondary Education (English) with Recommendation for QTS - PGCE


Brunel University London Education

Full time September PGCE 1 year full-time

About the course

Ask Brunel

English is one of the three core subjects within the UK curriculum, making English teachers in high demand with good opportunities for promotion.

Learning English can be simultaneously fascinating and challenging, but pupils’ achievement in both English Language and Literature can be strongly linked to how the subject is taught. This is where you can truly make a difference.

Brunel’s PGCE in Secondary Education (English) is designed to prepare you to teach pupils aged 11 to 16 with a focus on developing their aptitude for English. You will teach them English, not only in preparation for compulsory exams but also for life beyond school.

As part of your teacher education, you will be taught how to use subject knowledge and relevant course specifications to plan and deliver the

Read more about this course


Entry Requirements

An undergraduate or postgraduate degree. Normally this should be a 2.2 classification or above in preparation for Masters level professional study.

English, Maths and Science grades A* to C, or equivalent, at GCSE level.

Passed the required Skills Tests - via the UCAS TT application cycle. Brunel University London will accept applications for our PGCE courses prior to completion of the NCTL Skills Tests.

Recent and relevant experience of primary school education in England, either team teaching or observing with experienced teachers.


Course Content

Institution website
Search Suggestions

Search Suggestions

Based on your current searches we recommend the following search filters.