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Become a Mathematics or Physics teacher. Share your passions. Help young people develop their talents and ambitions.
Mathematics and Physics teachers are always in very high demand, and this degree prepares you for a highly rewarding career broadening the ambitions of young people.
BSc (Hons) Physics with Mathematics Education (11-16 years) with QTS will qualify you to teach two core curriculum subjects in any state-maintained school in England and Wales.
Module descriptors can be found on the University website.
This course is taught via lectures, seminars, tutorials, project work, group work, placements, work-based learning, and independent learning.
Your progress will be assessed with written exams, work books, presentations and posters, research papers, essays and performance in schools.
Throughout the degree you'll have one-to-one support from academic staff.
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
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||Sir Tom Cowie Campus|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||120 points|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDM|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||All applicants must also have passes at grade C or above in GCSE Mathematics, Science and English or a recognised equivalent qualification. If you have studied for a GCSE which has a numerical grade then you will need to achieve a grade 4 or above. We will only accept equivalencies from Equivalency Testing.|
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|