Computer Science Secondary (11-16 years) PGCE - Professional

University of Portsmouth

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Course info

Educational aims of the courseThis programme is designed to provide trainee teachers with the opportunity to study the theory and practice of education from the perspective of learners, teachers, administrators, policymakers and other key stakeholders in the system of formal education. It combines work based at the University with school experience in order to equip trainee teachers with the knowledge, understanding and skills that they need to begin to develop as a professional educator. It ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 1 year | SEP-21

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Uni rankings

Computer Science
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
45th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
61st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
49th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, March 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Details
A good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject, ideally with approximately 50% Computer Science content or other relevant experience. GCSE Mathematics and English language at grade C (Grade 4) or above, or equivalent. If in doubt about your qualifications or suitability for the course please contact the course leader for advice. All shortlisted applicants are subject to interview. All offers are subject to Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) clearance and Occupational Health clearance.

Tuition fees

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More info: Students need to pay £9,250 for 2020 entry; There may be slight increase in 21/22 entry. The same fee will be applicable for Channel Islands and Isle of Man students. Tuition fee are subject to annual increase. Additional cost may apply..

Students from Domestic
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees

More info: Students need to pay £15,500 for 2020 entry; There may be slight increase in 21/22 entry. Tuition fee are subject to annual increase. Additional cost may apply..

Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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More info: Students need to pay £15,500 for 2020 entry; There may be slight increase in 21/22 entry. Tuition fee are subject to annual increase. Additional cost may apply..

International Students
International Fees
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17 Feb 21

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27 Feb 20

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Am really struggling to make friends and also trying to catch-up with new subjects am not used to but am enjoying the...

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University of Portsmouth
CompUniGuide ranking
61st
Student rating
Over 4,000 postgraduate students call the University of Portsmouth campus home. An ideal choice for postgraduate students, the university has great research credentials, excelling in areas such as astrophysics, forensics and sports science. 89% of its research in physics, and 90% of its research in allied health professions was rated as either ‘World Leading’ or ‘Internationally Excellent’ by the Research Excellence Framework in 2014. The University of Portsmouth also holds a Gold award from the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017, making them one of only four universities in the south east to receive this award.

Where you'll study

University of Portsmouth

University House Winston Churchill Avenue Portsmouth
PO1 2UP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Portsmouth & Southsea  0.1 miles away

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