Grwp Llandrillo Menai

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Bangor University (Prifysgol Bangor)

Professional Graduate Certificate in Education - PGCE

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Course summary

Would you like to start a rewarding career teaching young people and adults? Or are you already teaching, but looking for a recognised qualification? In addition to this formal requirement, evidence from past years shows that completion of the course enhances the career and employment potential of course members. Whether you are a new or an experienced teacher, this part-time course helps you to develop your career in post-compulsory education. It gives you the skills, knowledge and qualification to begin or continue teaching in further education, adult and community education, prisons or work-based learning contexts. If you already hold an Honours degree, this teaching course is suitable for you. It allows you to achieve a Level 6 qualification, since you are progressing from previous Higher Education experience. *This course is not intended for those wishing to teach in Primary or Secondary schools.

How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Honours Degree (at least 120 credits, with half at Level 6 or above) Enhanced DBS check Evidence of literacy and numeracy skills at Level 2 (or above) Ability to complete a minimum of 100 hours teaching practice over the duration of the course in an approved environment (e.g. FE, adult education, voluntary sector or publicly funded training provider). Undertake 40 hours observation of experienced practitioners.

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Additional entry requirements


Important Entry Requirement & Application Update College is still accepting online applications for courses starting in September 2020. Interviews: Interviews are cancelled to help to limit social contact during this time. Instead, you will be invited to a college welcome event to meet the tutors before the start of the course. If you do not meet the entry criteria you will have the opportunity to discuss an alternative programme during this event.


English language requirements

Good proficiency in English, with equivalent GCSE grade C or above Any degrees, diplomas or certificates eligible above should have been taught and assessed in English For overseas applicants: proficiency in English Language at IELTS level 7 or equivalent.

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Fees and funding

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Professional Graduate Certificate in Education - PGCE at Grwp Llandrillo Menai - UCAS