Old Aberdeen Campus
The Professional Graduate Diploma in Education (Secondary) is a one year (36 weeks) full-time course of professional training accredited by the General Teaching Council for Scotland. It aims to equip students with the knowledge, skills and attitudes which are necessary to prepare them as new secondary school teachers.
You must have a degree containing 80 SCQF credit points from two of: Economics: Geography; History or Economic History; International Relations; Law; Politics; Sociology; or Social Policy. 40 of the credit points must have been studied at SCQF Level 8 or above. At least 40 credit points must come from politics or sociology. You must also have Higher English plus Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5.
You will require a satisfactory PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) check to show you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details.
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