You’ll learn the principles of effective English teaching and how to develop school pupils’ love of literature.
A dedicated tutor will provide you with support throughout your training, while school placements will provide you with hands-on practical experience in the classroom.
Successful graduates of our Secondary English with Media course at London Metropolitan University achieve high results, with 95% receiving an Ofsted good or outstanding grade by the end of the course. Department for Education (DfE) bursaries are available for this course.
Where this course can take you
This intensive PGCE School Direct course leads to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), which enables you to teach 11 to 16-year-olds. London Metropolitan University’s students have an excellent rate of finding teaching positions within six months of graduating, with some having gone on to work at schools including Ark Academy, East Barnet School and Kingsford Community School.
This course is accredited by the Teaching Regulation Agency (TRA).
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- Curriculum Studies
- Professionalism and Inclusive Practice
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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You are advised to apply as early as possible as applications will only be considered if there are places available on the course.
DisciplinesLanguages Media Studies & Mass Media View 508 other Masters in Languages in United Kingdom
In addition to the University's standard entry requirements, you should have:
- a UK degree, preferably grade 2.2 or equivalent
- literacy and numeracy tests — these are university-based tests, which you will be asked to undertake at your interview
- a valid Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) certificate and Confirmation of Fitness to Teach (eg a London Metropolitan University Health Check) which you will be advised to apply for after an offer is made
- GCSE English and Mathematics grade C/4 or above (or equivalent)*
If you hold a third class degree, you may still be considered, particularly if this qualification is supported by a completed Master's degree or relevant work experience.
International13750 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13750 GBP per year during 12 months.
National9300 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9300 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for London
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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