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Primary Education (PGDE)

University of Glasgow

Venues

Gilmorehill Campus

Content

If you are an aspiring teacher, this programme will provide you with the knowledge, skills and values you need to become the committed professional necessary for today’s schools.

As well as offering courses in educational and curricular issues, the programme also highlights the importance of practitioner enquiry. This systematic reflection on teaching in the classroom gives the programme its distinctive Masters character.

The programme consists of 18 weeks of study in the University and 18 weeks of school experience in our partner schools.

Entry Requirements

A degree or equivalent. Whilst all degree classifications will be considered (including non-honours/ordinary degrees), priority will be given to applicants who have attained (or are on track to attain in the current year) a 2.1 honours degree (or equivalent).

You must also have Higher English plus Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5 or equivalent. Priority will be given to applicants who have exceeded the minimum requirements and in particular to applicants who have attained English at Higher Grade B (or above) and Higher Grade C (or above) in Mathematics.

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.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Postgraduate Diploma

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

X100

Course Length

10 months

Faculty

College of Social Sciences

Department

Education

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.gla.ac.uk

Career Sectors

College or University Lecturing

Education Support

Primary School Teaching

Secondary School Teaching

Teaching - Other