When you graduate from the course, you'll have a recognised teaching qualification so you can work as a teacher in the further education and training sector, predominantly with students aged 16 and above. You'll develop your knowledge knowledge by working closely with your course teachers and work-based subject mentors.
We have an Outstanding rating from Ofsted for our Further Education teacher training programmes, so when you graduate you'll be in a strong position to find work as a teacher in the further education and training sector.
On this course, you'll:
- Improve your teaching skills through a combination of practical activities and the study of theories and contemporary issues within further education
- Join fellow professionals from a range of subject backgrounds for lectures and seminars, creating a peer network where teaching practice can be shared
- Reflect on your own professional practice and design a curriculum in a specialist subject area
- Gain work experience in a teaching placement
- Benefit from our strong links with local schools and colleges, which will help you to find work when you graduate
- Use our extensive library facilities, including books, DVDs, and 24/7 access to electronic resources such as ejournals and newspapers
Career opportunities include:
- Further education colleges
- Sixth-form colleges
- Private training providers
- Public services
- Voluntary organisations
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- Curriculum design in a specialist area
- Planning, assessing and evaluating teaching and learning programmes
- Professional practice in the lifelong learning sector
- Theories and principles for planning and enabling learning in a specialist subject
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- 12 months
- 24 months
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- A good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject. Formal qualifications, experiential learning and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) are also considered.
- GCSE Mathematics and English language at grade C (Grade 4) or above, or equivalent.
- In addition part time students are required to have secured their own teaching placement where you will teach at least 50 hours per year and have an identified subject mentor. Full time students will be provided with a teaching placement by the university.
- All shortlisted applicants are subject to interview.
- All offers are subject to Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) clearance and Occupational Health clearance.
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Living costs for Portsmouth
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.