|PGCE (incorporating the Diploma in Education and Training)||BSc (Hons) Mathematics with Education|
|Award||Postgraduate Certificate in Education - PGCE||Bachelor of Science - BSc (Hons)|
|Duration||1 year||3 years|
|Placement||(with placements)||(+ optional placement)|
|Provider||Plymouth Institute of Education||School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics|
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.
A typical offer is 120 points to include minimum of 2 A levels, including grade B in A level Mathematics or B in Further Mathematics or A level Mathematics and Statistics or Math (Pure and Applied) excluding general studies. Mathematics (mechanics) accepted as mathematics.
Pass Access to HE Diploma (e.g mathematics, science, combined) with at least 33 credits at merit and/or distinction and to include at least 12 credits in mathematics units with merit. Individual interview/diagnostic test will be required please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
30 overall to include 5 at Higher Level mathematics. English must be included.
Other qualifications are also welcome and will be considered individually, as will be individuals returning to education, email email@example.com
Students may also apply for the BSc (Hons) Mathematics with Foundation Year. Successful completion of the foundation year guarantees automatic progression to the first year of any of our mathematics courses.
For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.