PGDE (Secondary) French (Graduates only) University of the West of Scotland

Undergraduate

This programme is carried out in partnership with schools in which you will spend 18 weeks on placement. University-based study focuses on curriculum, methods of teaching

and learning, and assessment, alongside theoretical and practical aspects of professional studies in education.The programme is attuned to all issues and developments influencing Scottish secondary education, including the expectations of the GTCS.

  • Qualification

    Professional Graduate Diploma in Education (Scotland)

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Ayr Campus

  • Start date

    August 2019

  • Duration

    1 year


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

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 code X130
Institution code U40
Campus name Ayr Campus
Campus code A

Points of entry

This means the year in which you would like to start the course.

‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.

‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.

You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Overseas students must meet UWS English Language requirements.


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
Scottish Higher Higher English

All applicants should hold a degree validated by a university in the UK or a degree of an equivalent standard from outside the UK plus have an English qualification of at SCQF Level 6 (Higher English) and Maths of at least SCQF Level 5 (National 5, Intermediate 2 or Standard Grade Credit).
The degree qualification must contain a minimum of 80 credit points relevant to the teaching qualification that an applicant plans to qualify for with at least 40 of the credit points studied at Level 8 or above.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records check (DBS)

Interview


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

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

Sponsorship information

PGDE courses are funded in the same way as undergraduate courses. Applicants can apply to SAAS to have tuition fees paid. Eligibility conditions apply; check www.saas.gov.uk for details.