The PGCE (Post-compulsory) at Nescot is a two-year part-time course leading to a recognised level 6 teaching qualification, validated by the University of Greenwich.
Students on NESCOT higher education course are typically taught in class sizes of 16 or fewer.
|Study Type:||Part Time|
|Academic Level:||Level 6|
|Award:||Professional Graduate Certificate in Education|
|Awarded by:||University of Greenwich|
2 years (30 weeks per year - 3 hours per week).
Start Date: Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 5.30pm
The PGCE incorporates the mandatory modules for teaching qualifications and additional modules to support your continued professional development. The full list of modules is:
The course includes both formative and summative assessments and practice is assessed by lesson observations. All modules are assessed via coursework and aim to facilitate professional development. The qualification is awarded with a pass, merit or distinction classification.
Fees for 2019/20 Entry
Annual Fees: £3,600*
* Exam fees included.
Government Subsidised: NO
Student Loan Available: YES (Higher Education Loan Available)
Please note: Fees are for 2019/20 entry and are for home and EU students of all ages. For more information about financial support for students, please click here.
Teacher Trainees without a portable DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check are required to undergo a DBS. A charge of £52.00 is levied at enrolment. Full time students are able to add the cost of the DBS to their student maintenance loan.
Students are required to hold a degree in their subject specialism and an English GCSE at grade 4 or above, or equivalent. There is no formal entry requirement for numeracy or IT, however, support will be available for students wishing to achieve level 2 in both these areas by the end of the qualification. This may require some independent study. Also required is access to 100 hours of teaching practice over the two years.
If you already hold a teaching or training qualification, please refer to the Tariff of Qualifications (ITT) Database for accreditation of prior learning and discuss with the admissions’ tutor at interview.
In addition to meeting the entry requirements you will need to
complete one of the scenarios below to discuss at interview. If you are
from a SEND setting please complete the SEND scenario.
This award will fully qualify students to teach post 14 and in the FE and Skills Sector.
The PGCE requires 100 hours of mandatory teaching practice over the two 2 years of study. This can be in paid employment or in a voluntary teaching capacity. If teaching in a voluntary capacity, the placement will need to meet certain criteria of suitability. This can be discussed at interview.
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