The TQUK Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training (RQF) is a 120 credit Diploma which is regulated by Ofqual. It prepares trainee teachers to teach in a wide range of contexts and requires observation and assessment of practice. Teaching practice is a requirement of the qualification.
The qualification is suitable for teachers, trainers and tutors working in further education, adult and community learning or work based training within public, private, voluntary or community organisations.
Amongst other skills, you will learn to:
• Plan and develop schemes of work
• Deliver learning sessions
• Develop teaching and learning strategies
• Assessment practices
You can also obtain QTLS from this qualification via the Education and Training Foundation
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
You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2019.
If you already have a 2019 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.
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.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Barnsley College Higher Education Church Street Campus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
We no longer accept Tier 4 International applications
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||A Level 3 qualification in your specialist area|
You will also require the following:
• GCSE Grade C English (or Level 2 equivalent)
• GCSE Grade C Mathematics (or Level 2 equivalent)
• A clear DBS check
• A Teaching Placement where you can undertake 100 hours of teaching (you will be expected to source your own placement. Some support may be provided by the College to assist if necessary)
• A specialist mentor
You must be willing to undertake an initial assessment of your skills in English, mathematics and ICT and record your development needs to follow an action plan
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£3,995||Year 1|
Additional fee information
PO Box No 266
Clearing contact details
Contact us at Barnsley College Higher Education
Course contact detailsVisit our course page