Edge Hill University

Secondary Mathematics Education with QTS Edge Hill University Degree level: Undergraduate

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Successful completion of the programme leads to recommendation for Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).

This programme combines the best in practical teaching experience with extensive degree level knowledge of Mathematics. The programme is for anyone who wants to teach secondary Mathematics. You will be taught by outstanding practitioners and will be able to take advantage of excellent learning opportunities in which you will cover subjects such as calculus, discrete mathematics, modelling and statistics. You will also be given the opportunity to combine theory and practice of subject knowledge and pedagogy in school settings and benefit from individually tailored support. The programme guarantees a stimulating, lively and challenging experience that will equip you with the required skills for employment.

Course details

Modules

Please visit our website for information on available modules.

Assessment method

You will be assessed through work based on your classroom experience, showing your ability to plan effectively, undertake assessment and develop your subject knowledge. Your mathematics subject knowledge is assessed through a combination of programme work assignments, examinations and presentations. As you progress from observer to teacher in school, you will be assessed through lesson observation reports. Your professional development will be mapped against the Teachers’ Standards (2012) for the award of QTS.

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 X1GC
Institution code E42
Campus name Ormskirk (Main Campus)
Campus code -

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
  • Year 3

International applicants

International students should visit our <a href="https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/international">website</a> for further information.


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 112 points An A Level at minimum grade C (or equivalent) in Mathematics or a related subject is required.

GCSE English Language and Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) is also required.
A level BBC Please note, the above represents an example of how you can achieve the required number of tariff points, however you can also achieve this with other combinations.

A combination of A Level and BTEC awards may also be accepted.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM Please note, the above represents an example of how you can achieve the required number of tariff points, however you can also achieve this with other combinations.

A combination of A Level and BTEC awards may also be accepted.
Access to HE Diploma D: 15 credits
M: 30 credits
P: 0 credits
Please note, the above represents an example of how you can achieve the required number of tariff points, however you can also achieve this with other combinations.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H3, H3, H3, H3, H3 A minimum of five subjects at Grade H1-H3 will be required.

As long as you have a minimum of two A Levels (or equivalent), there is no maximum number of qualifications that we will accept UCAS points from. This includes additional qualifications such as the Welsh Baccalaureate and Extended Project Qualification (EPQ), AS Levels that haven’t been continued to A Level, and General Studies AS or A Level awards.

For further information on how you can meet the entry requirements, including details of alternative qualifications, please visit www.edgehill.ac.uk/offers or contact our Course Enquiries Team on 01695 657000 or email study@edgehill.ac.uk.

To apply for entry onto the second year of this programme please use course code X1G1.

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

https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/study/apply/entry-requirements/

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Health checks

Interview


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £12,250 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Visit edgehill.ac.uk/moneymatters for more information.

Provider information

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Edge Hill University
St Helens Road
Ormskirk
L39 4QP


Course contact details

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Course Enquiries Team

+44 (0)1695 657000