Main campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
This course will prepare you for life as a secondary teacher, with the skills and knowledge to influence the lives of the young people you teach.
The PGDE (Secondary) consists of 18 weeks study at the university plus 19 weeks in professional practice in schools.
You must have a degree containing 80 SCQF credit points from at least two of the following: Computer Systems, Software Development, Databases or Web Design. You will also need 40 credits in a computing subject relevant to the Computing curriculum taught in Scottish schools. 40 of the credit points must have been studied at SCQF Level 8 or above. You must also have Higher English plus Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5.
You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.
Education and Childcare