If you are passionate about teaching English, a universal language at the core of the national curriculum, studying this degree will enable you to train to become an outstanding professional teacher while studying the subject in detail. Enhancing your subject knowledge, from Shakespeare to explorations of grammar and sociolinguistics, you will receive individually-tailored support from subject experts in schools and experienced tutors in University. You will benefit from being trained by excellent practitioners, both on placement in schools and in our high-quality facilities, enabling you to work towards subject competencies and certification and ensuring you have the best possible teacher training experience.
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You will be assessed in a number of ways including work based on your classroom experience where you will demonstrate how to plan effectively, undertake assessment and to develop your subject knowledge. You will also carry out assessments and assignments such as verbal presentations, posters, essays and practical notebooks. As you progress from observer to teacher in school, you will be assessed through lesson observation reports. Your professional development will be mapped against the Teachers’ Standards (2012) for the award of QTS. There are no formal written examinations as part of the current assessment methods on this programme.
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:
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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- Ormskirk (Main Campus)
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
International students should visit our <a href="https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/international">website</a> for further information.
To join this course you must hold a relevant HND/HNC or Part1 (120 credits at Level 4) of a degree programme, plus GCSE English Language and Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent). You are expected to have a a commitment to, and understanding, of secondary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher. To apply for the three-year degree programme please use course code XQ13.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|