Teaching computing is becoming as important as English and Mathematics as it's fundamental to modern life. There's an amazing satisfaction in empowering the next generation to cope in a digital environment.
This Secondary Education - Computing Science course at University of Strathclyde is a professional training course which qualifies you to teach secondary education. The qualification is recognised throughout the world and is regulated by:
- the General Teaching Council for Scotland (GTCS)
- the Scottish Government
A degree in education will equip you for a range of careers working with children and young people.
Most of our Professional Graduate Diploma graduates go on to work as teachers in secondary schools across the country.
Secondary School Teachers in Scotland use the Curriculum for Excellence framework. They work with their class to develop skills and abilities, and encourage the pupils to expand their knowledge and understanding further.
Jobs related to this degree include:
- Secondary Teacher
- Head Teacher
- Further Education Lecturer
- Special Educational Needs Teacher
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Placement Learning
- Creative Contexts for Learning
- Educational Perspectives & Policies
- Principles & Policy in Practice
- Professional Specialisation
- 9 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications.
DisciplinesEducation Computer Sciences Web Technologies & Cloud Computing View 656 other Masters in Computer Sciences in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
A degree validated by a higher education institution in the United Kingdom or a degree of an equivalent standard from an institution outside the United Kingdom
The degree should contain at least 80 credits in computing. 40 of these credits should come from at least two of the following subjects:
- Computer Systems
- Software Development
- Web Design
- the other 40 credits are required in any computing area relevant to the computing curriculum in Scotland
Higher (SCQF Level 6) English Grade C or above
National 5 (SCQF Level 5) Mathematics Grade C or above
International14800 GBP/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14800 GBP for the full programme during 9 months.
EU/EEA1820 GBP/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1820 GBP for the full programme during 9 months.
- Rest of UK - £9,250
Living costs for Glasgow
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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