Post Graduate Certificate in Education (Post-Compulsory Education and Training) (Full Time)

1. Qualification details

Qualification name PGCE in Education (Post Compulsory Education and Training)
Qualification level Higher level
Awarding organisation University of Central Lancashire
Course webpage
Course type Full time
Course start date 02 September 2020
Instruction language English
Additional price description See our website via the link provided for Fee details
Funding information Advanced Learner Loans available
Attendance pattern Not known

2. Course description

This course leads to qualified teacher status in the Further Education and Skills sector. It is a level 7 qualification. It is designed for those who intend to take on a full teaching role, having responsibility for students throughout the learning process and engaging in teaching at a range of academic levels within their subject specialism.

3. Entry requirements

-An honours degree (Applicants who do not have a degree should enrol on the Certificate in Education programme (please see Course Ref B107). -5 GCSEs at C/4 and above or equivalent as a minimum qualification, to include English and maths -The ability to communicate fluently, accurately and effectively in professional spoken English -A Level 3 qualification in your teaching subject specialism, if other than your degree -A teaching or training contract for a minimum of 150 hours of teaching over the course of the programme. Under exceptional circumstances a voluntary teaching placement may be acceptable -Evidence of Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check (previously CRB check)

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

The assessment on this course is continuous and based upon demonstrating evidence of meeting the Professional Standards for Teachers and Trainers in Education and training (ETF 2014). There are three aspects of assessment: -Teaching practice: Assessed through observation of teaching practice to include 8 successful observations, and the development of a teaching practice portfolio. -Coursework assignments: You will complete a variety of assignments including academic essays, presentations both poster presentations and group presentations. -Professionalism: Assessed through participation in class activities, performance in teaching and professional attitude. This includes evidence that you are meeting professional standards. The University of Central Lancashire and an external examiner moderate each course

6. Venue

Name 12 Quays
Address Morpeth Dock
Shore Road
CH41 1AG
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Phone 0151 551 7401

7. Other dates and venues

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