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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Secondary English with Drama

London Metropolitan University

12 months
Duration
15576 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

This Secondary English with Drama course at London Metropolitan University will train you to teach 11 to 16-year-olds and, by arrangement, can also give you additional experience in the post-16 age group.

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Overview

It is run collaboratively with the English and Media Centre (EMC), an award-winning educational charity. EMC tutors will provide you with support throughout the Secondary English with Drama course at London Metropolitan University , drawing on their extensive experience of consultancy for schools and running Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for teachers. 

You'll also have a dedicated drama specialist tutor, who will support your development as a school practitioner, adept at working within the many varied contexts offered in the world of drama in education.

Through this Secondary English with Drama course at London Metropolitan University, you'll learn how to work flexibly and creatively in the classroom and drama studio, inspiring pupils with a love of arts and literature and giving them the vital skills to communicate effectively.

You’ll learn how to promote high standards of language and literacy, developing a strong command of the spoken and written word. The skills you'll learn on this course will enable your pupils to develop their creativity and powers of expression.

Where this course can take you

Most of our trainees go on to take up roles in schools as Newly Qualified Teachers (NQT) including with many of our partner schools or in their placement schools.

Graduates of our PGCE training courses are spread across the educational world, in many cases reaching positions of leadership including Head teachers and advisors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Curriculum Studies (CS) is a taught module, assessed by a synoptic essay. Curriculum Studies is where you'll learn about the specific requirements and methods of teaching in your subject or phase.
  • Professional and Inclusive Practice (PIP) is the second taught module, assessed by an Education Research Project, which you'll undertake towards the end of the course.
  • School Experience A is a school-based placement, which introduces you to the practicalities of teaching in a secondary school environment. It runs from October to December and is assessed on your progress towards meeting the Teacher Standards.
  • School Experience B is the second school-based placement, in a different setting, during which you'll hone the skills and attributes necessary to succeed in the classroom.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We recommend that you submit your application to us as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

You'll be required to have:

  • a UK degree, preferably grade 2.2 or equivalent, in a relevant subject or with a considerable proportion of the content in the subject
  • GCSE English grade B/6 and GCSE Mathematics grade C/4 or above (or equivalent)*
  • London Met Health Check
  • literacy and numeracy tests — these are university-based tests, which you will be asked to undertake at your interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15576 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15576 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Guildford

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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