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PGCE Secondary Physical Education with QTS (11-16)

University of Cumbria

12 months
Duration
13250 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

Do you have a passion for physical education and sport? Why not put it to good use and inspire secondary school pupils to overcome a lack of fitness and improve their physical performance in fun and creative ways? Couple your zest for sport with the PGCE Secondary Physical Education with QTS (11-16) programme at University of Cumbria and become a physical education teacher. 

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Overview

In the PGCE Secondary Physical Education with QTS (11-16) programme at University of Cumbria , you will learn the National Curriculum framework and explore a range of aesthetic, artistic, body management and body conditioning activities, as well as a diverse range of team and individual games to develop young people’s sporting techniques.

And, our tutors will support you to plan, resource and deliver engaging lessons to all secondary pupils, regardless of their age or ability.

Although QTS (Qualified Teacher Status) is not awarded until the completion of the course, you can apply for a position as a secondary school teacher during the year in readiness for taking up a teaching post the following September.

Your Career with a PGCE Teaching Qualification

Besides being able to apply for a position as a secondary school PE teacher, you may also consider entering further and higher education establishments to lecture on PE and/or sports-related courses. This sometimes requires the acquisition of a qualification at Master’s level.

Have a question about this course or university life? Chat directly with our course tutors and current education students on our interactive tool.

Programme Structure

Compulsory modules

  • Learning Across and Beyond the Curriculum
  • Investigating Learning
  • Developing Learning
  • Professional Skills 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum UK 2:2 honours degree or recognised equivalent qualification is required. Your degree must contain evidence of a substantial and appropriate level of subject knowledge.If you don't have an undergraduate degree but do have a Masters or other higher qualification, your application will be considered by our academic tutors on a one-to-one basis.
  • GCSE grade C/4 or above in English language and mathematics or recognised equivalent qualifications. Preference will be given to those who hold these qualifications at the point of application.
  • A satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) background clearance check prior to starting the course.
  • Satisfactory Occupational Health medical check prior to starting the course
  • Evidence of a satisfactory level of literacy on the application form and a satisfactory personal statement. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13250 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 Lancaster

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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