This Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE 14+) is for trainee teachers in further education, sixth form colleges, adult and community education, universities, the prison and probation services, pre-employment training and work-based learning.
1 year full-time - 7 September 2021
2 years part-time - 20 September 2021
On this programme you will study:
The majority of teaching consists of lectures, small group work and one-to-one tutorials. Assessment is through assignments, projects and team presentations. You will also be observed delivering your classes and you will need to provide evidence of a minimum of 100 hours of teaching during the course, a third of which can be one-to-one delivery. Our tutors have worked in further education for many years and will provide support to help you to succeed.
Part-time route - attendance is required every Monday evening 5.30pm - 8.30pm.
Full-time route - attendance is required every Tuesday 9.30am - 3.30pm (including 1 hour lunch 12.30pm - 1.30pm).
Our lessons are delivered using a blended learning approach meaning that some lessons will be delivered face-to-face whilst some others will be delivered virtually using Zoom. Your Tutor will provide you with a timetable during induction.
On successful completion, you will have achieved a Post Graduate Certificate in Education M (14+) (level 7) awarded by the University of Bolton.
This qualification, together with your degree will enable you to apply for a Master’s degree (MA or MEd).
The fee for the part-time route is £3,300 per year (2 years).
The fee for the full-time route is £8,250.
Students are generally entitled to a tuition fee loan from Student Finance England.
For information on student finance visit www.gov.uk/studentfinance
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