Bristol, University of the West of England

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of the West of England, Bristol

Mathematics with Qualified Teacher Status

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Course summary

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BSc(Hons) Mathematics with Qualified Teacher Status gives you a strong mathematics background and diverse work-based learning. We have been ranked 21st nationally for Mathematics in The Guardian University League Tables 2018. Discover the key skills needed in the modern teaching environment. Explore the work of the principal theorists in mathematical education and gain valuable work-based learning experience, where you will apply the theory in practice. Study in our Mathematics Resource Centre, a dedicated space for mathematics and statistics students. Practice in our mock classrooms and make use of specialist software. School-based placements are a compulsory element of the course. You’ll need to spend 120 days on placement, spread over your second and final year, to achieve Qualified Teacher Status. A process of self-assessment and monitoring by specialist mathematics education academics ensures that you have a secure mathematical and pedagogical understanding of the Key Stage 3, GCSE and A-Level curriculums. After three years, you’ll graduate with Qualified Teacher Status and you’ll be ready to begin your teaching career in secondary education. You’ll be a strong candidate for employment opportunities in secondary education and fields such as data analysis, finance and business.

Course details

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:

  • Secondary

How to apply

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.

EU

Wales

England

International

Scotland

Northern Ireland

Republic of Ireland

Application codes

Course code:
G1X9
Institution code:
B80
Campus name:
Frenchay Campus
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We recognise the individual nature of each application and our typical offer should be viewed as a guide. UWE Bristol welcomes interest from applicants who may not have the standard entry requirements. We will consider evidence of your relevant personal, professional or educational experience where it demonstrates an ability and potential to succeed on the course. Please include details of any relevant experience in your application.

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

https://courses.uwe.ac.uk/G1X9/

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

If you are offered a place, you must undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and will be required to complete a Disclosure Application Form. All information will be treated in confidence and only taken into account when absolutely necessary.

Health checks

All offers will be subject to satisfactory health checks.

Interview

Admission is subject to satisfactory interview. Interviews typically take place between February and June, according to when you apply. The interview process will assess professional suitability for a career in teaching and you must complete a period of experience in a school prior to interview (a total of 10 days or more, not necessarily in one block). On the interview day, you will be required to take a literacy task, designed to demonstrate your ability to use English to a satisfactory level.

Other

All trainee teachers are required to pass skills tests in numeracy and literacy before starting the course and before being recommended for the award of qualified teacher status (QTS).


Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
100%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £13500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Bristol, University of the West of England
Coldharbour Lane
Frenchay
Bristol
BS16 1QY


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Additional information

Tuesday 10th August - 08:30 - 18:30 Wednesday 11th August - 08:00 - 18:00 Thursday 12th August - 09:00 - 17:00 Friday 13th August - 09:00 - 16:30 Saturday 14th August - 09:00 - 16:00 Sunday 15th August - Closed Monday 16th August to Thursday 19th August - 09:00 – 17:00 Friday 20th August – 09:00 – 16:30 Saturday 21st August and Sunday 22nd August - Closed Monday 23rd August to Thursday 26th August - 09:00 – 17:00 Friday 27th August – 09:00 – 16:30


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Mathematics with Qualified Teacher Status at Bristol, University of the West of England - UCAS