Education and Training at Middlesbrough College - UCAS

Middlesbrough College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Open University Validating Partnership

Education and Training

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Course summary

The Professional Graduate Certificate in Education and Training is a professional teacher education programme that will qualify you to teach in the post-14 compulsory education and training sector. This includes further education colleges, adult and community settings and training providers. The course is designed to meet the Education and Training Foundation (ETF) Professional Standards and will equip you with a toolkit to teach adults and young people. The qualification is open to those who hold an under-graduate degree (2:2 or above) in their intended subject specialism.


Modules offered may vary. Modules may include: • Introduction to Teaching and Learning • Developing Teaching, Learning and Assessment • Policy and Curriculum in Education • Subject Specialist Learning and Teaching and Professional Development

Assessment method

You are assessed by a combination of written assessments, reflective teaching journals, teaching portfolios, and observations of your teaching practice. At the end of the year there is a compulsory (assessed) student conference where you work with fellow subject specialists. These two days are compulsory. If you are already in employment you must make arrangements to attend.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

:You must have achieved an honours degree, 2:2 or higher in a relevant subject and GCSE grade 4 (C) or equivalent in English. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS check) from the last three years is required, from the point of enrolment. You must also have had a teaching practice placement that offers you a minimum of 120 hours over the course of one year.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


Student Outcomes

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £5000 Year 1
England £5000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5000 Year 1
Scotland £5000 Year 1
Wales £5000 Year 1
Channel Islands £5000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Education and Training at Middlesbrough College - UCAS