Primary school teaching is varied, challenging and rewarding. It demands a high level of understanding across a range of subjects, advanced skills in teaching and an empathy with the learning needs of young children. The courses that prepare people for this work are similarly varied, challenging and rewarding.
This one year full-time course covers Key Stages 1 and 2, age range five to eleven years. Successful completion of our course leads to recommendation for Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).
The course has a strong commitment to preparing students to teach in multilingual, multicultural, multifaith settings and schools in London and in its surrounding areas. Diversity in society is seen as a strength and forms a cornerstone of the programme. This recognition and focus will enable students to work towards equality and inclusion.
Middlesex works in close partnership with primary schools and settings in Barnet, Enfield, Haringey, Waltham Forest, Harrow, Essex and Hertfordshire.
Teacher training at Middlesex University has been rated good with outstanding features by Ofsted, the official body for inspecting schools and education, so you can be confident of the quality of our courses.