This course helps you develop the required skills, knowledge and professional values to be a highly effective teacher. You will have the option to work in Further Education colleges, sixth form colleges, adult and community learning, independent training providers and prison education.. With a large proportion of your time spent on placement, you’ll gain the real-world experience that you need to prepare you for a fulfilling career in education.
You are expected to complete 120 credits across the programme and be observed teaching on eight occasions. You will complete the following modules as part of the programme: Planning and assessing learning in the post compulsory education context The role of theory and the use of evidence informed practice Exploring contemporary issues in post compulsory education Reflective teaching practice (1 and 2) As a full-time trainee, you would be committed to a Monday-to-Friday week of academic and professional study, consisting of two full days per week of on-campus study, two days per week of professional practice placement (arranged by the College and agreed with you), as well as one day per week of independent study and research.
Your assessment will be a combination of assignments, practical teaching experience, observation records and reflective practice. You will need to demonstrate that you have developed the necessary knowledge, skills, and experience to be a successful teacher.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- Barnsley College Higher Education Church Street Campus
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
We are not currently accepting international applications
Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant subject or substantial professional experience GCSE English and Maths at grade 4/C or above or an equivalent qualification at Level 2 or above Good information and communications (ICT) skills You will need to undertake an interview with the Course Leader You will be required to complete a satisfactory enhanced DBS check You must be deemed fit to teach
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Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
You will be required to complete a satisfactory enhanced DBS check You must be deemed fit to teach
You will need to undertake an interview with the Course Leader
English language requirements
GCSE English at grade 4/C or above or an equivalent qualification at Level 2 or above
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