English Secondary with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), Postgraduate Diploma | Liverpool John Moores University | Liverpool, United Kingdom
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English Secondary with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

12 months
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16900 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

Train to become an outstanding Secondary teacher in a wide range of subjects at Liverpool John Moores University and graduate with a Postgraduate Diploma in Education and Qualified Teacher Status. English Secondary with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) programme is offered at John Moores University.

Overview

Key features of studying English Secondary with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) programme at Liverpool John Moores University.

  • LJMU's Initial Teacher Training programmes are designed to develop reflective practitioners, able to apply a deep understanding of the curriculum, learners and learning to impact on the development and achievement of young people.
  • Our courses support the development of your: practical and critical understanding of educational theory and practice; reflective practice linked to professional development; practitioner research skills for effective teaching and learning and your understanding and application of subject knowledge.
  • The University has a well-established reputation for delivering innovative approaches to teacher education. Our academic team is made up of successful teachers who maintain strong links with schools and professional bodies, ensuring you receive the most up-to-date training and key insights into the field during your course.

Career

LJMU has an excellent employability record with 96% (HESA 2017) of our postgraduates in work or further study six months after graduation. Our applied learning techniques and strong industry connections ensure our students are fully prepared for the workplace on graduation and understand how to apply their knowledge in a real world context.

Teacher Training employment prospects at LJMU are extremely good, with most subjects exceeding the national averages.

The PGDE course is intended for those preparing to enter the teaching profession and most of our students go on to achieve their career goal, working in state or independent schools and colleges. Teaching provides a variety of pathways leading to specialist roles ranging from pastoral to subject leadership and on into school leadership positions.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • critiquing effective approaches to learning, teaching and assessment in your subject
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  • promoting inclusive, engaging and impactful sequences of lessons to meet the diverse needs all learners
  • informed and deliberate use of educational research methods to improve learning

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • an honours degree (or equivalent) in a related subject. 
  • GCSE English Language and Mathematics at minimum grade C/4  or equivalent. (Level 2 numeracy and literacy are not acceptable)
  • to demonstrate an interest in teaching within the curriculum area. You could show this in a number of ways – time spent in schools, knowledge of the chosen curriculum area, relevant practical experience

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16900 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 16900 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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