Teaching & Assessing

PGCE Further Education and Training (Part-time) - B203

Hamilton Campus Part Time 7

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The key purpose of both Edge Hill University and Wirral Metropolitan College Higher Education courses is to improve outcomes for our students by producing a highly skilled workforce, increasing employment opportunities, earning potential and develop the skills, knowledge and behaviours needed for graduate level employment. These courses aim to inspire our students to change for the better their own futures as well as the lives of others.
Through the provision of an outstanding student experience and built upon learning and teaching opportunities of exceptional quality, these courses harness the creativity of our staff and promote the institution's values of inclusion, equality and diversity with a view to engaging with the social issues of the day relating to social justice, sustainability, internationalization, and civic duty (cf. Taught Degrees Framework).

Course Details

Level 7 Modules (60 credits at Level 7 in total):

  • Principles of Learning and Curriculum Design
  • Entry Guidelines
    Applicants for the PGCE are expected to have an honours degree, preferably in their subject specialism (2:2 or above). Applicants should:
  • have 5 GCSEs at C/4 and above or equivalent as a minimum qualification, to include English and maths.
  • have a Level 3 qualification in their teaching subject specialism, if other than their degree.
  • are expected to have English language proficiency (IELTS) minimally equivalent to overall 6.5 with no element below 6.0. Equivalent qualifications can be found on the Edge Hill University website
  • Equipment Required

    Laptop and access to Internet. However, the College can support trainees with IT and Digital equipment if needed.

    Assessment Method
  • Written Assessment
  • Essay
  • Report
  • Portfolio
  • Where can I progress to?
    Employment as a Teacher in the Further Education sector.

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    Starting 5th September 2023 - Ending - 28th June 2025

    REF B203P001

    If you are aged 19 or over:

    Please note, this fee is the cost per year. For Higher Education (HE) courses, student loans are available to most students undertaking a degree, foundation degree, HNC / HND or teacher training programme. Visit https://www.gov.uk/browse/education/student-finance for details.

    The fee quoted is for the academic year 23/24. Find out more about student loans for Higher Education Programmes.

    Course information correct at 24.04.23

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