FdA Learning and Teaching

Middlesex University

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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Study while you work with our course We’ve been delivering education courses for over 60 years – and are proud to be ranked in the top 250 in the world for education (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019). Our two-year teaching foundation course builds on your existing experience in primary or secondary education. You’ll develop your knowledge, understanding and experience within a variety of different school contexts – while you focus on your professional development and career ambitions. After graduating from this course you'll be able to pursue the three year top-up degree to confer your status as a qualified teacher (QTS). Develop your learning and teaching skills with us You’ll have the flexibility to study while you work – spending just one day on campus to complement your experiential learning in the workplace. Once you’ve completed our foundation course, you’ll be able to apply to our one-year learning teaching degree to gain a full BA qualification. You’ll be at the forefront of education practice in the UK, with plenty of support from tutors who are active researchers in the field. Get the support you need to succeed While you’re learning, you’ll be matched with a Personal Tutor directly related to your course. You’ll also get support from our Student Learning and Graduate Academic Assistants, who have experience in your subject area. Our foundation course is an ideal starting point for developing your volunteer or support experience into qualifications that you can tailor to suit your career ambitions. Once you’ve completed the course, you’ll have the option to pursue a full BA degree or direct your learning towards gaining Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) through an Initial Teacher Training (ITT) programme.

Course details

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeX31F
Institution code M80
Campus nameHendon Campus
Campus codeH

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level 'A' level or equivalent qualification at Level 3, such as NVQ or BTEC
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSEs at grade C or above, in English and Maths are also required

Visit our general entry requirements page, by clicking on the link below, to see how these points can be achieved from our acceptable level 3 qualifications and the combinations which are welcomed by Middlesex University, including GCSE requirements.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Whole course
Northern Ireland £9250 Whole course
Scotland £9250 Whole course
Wales £9250 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
FdA Learning and Teaching at Middlesex University - UCAS