|PGCE (incorporating the Diploma in Education and Training)||BA (Hons) Education Studies|
|Award||Postgraduate Certificate in Education - PGCE||Bachelor of Arts - BA (Hons)|
|Duration||1 year||3 years|
|Placement||(with placements)||(with placements)|
|Provider||Plymouth Institute of Education||Plymouth Institute of Education|
Applicants with overseas qualifications can check their compatibility with the UK equivalent through NARIC, who provide an advisory service.
If English is not your first language, you require:
You’ll normally be pre-service and your entry onto the programme will be conditional upon the University identifying a suitable placement and mentor in the subject specialism.
All appropriately qualified candidates will be given equal consideration
during the selection process. The University does not tolerate discrimination
on the grounds of gender, ethnicity, colour, disability, religion, nationality,
age, sexual orientation or any other irrelevant distinction.
Entry onto these programmes is conditional on the
University identifying a suitable placement and mentor.
An interview is a pre-requisite for entry onto this programme
There is a two-stage interview process for this course. The first stage is conducted by a member of the teaching team, which includes a short presentation that you prepare and deliver and follows the format described in the link below. If successful there will be a second interview with a subject specialist tutor from the placement college. This interview is to ascertain your level of subject knowledge in the areas that you might reasonably be expected to deliver whilst on your teaching placement. Find more information about interviews in the Institute's interview pages.
BTEC National Diploma modules
Extended entry requirements
For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.