Secondary Education (Biology) PGCE and ProfGCE

University of Hertfordshire

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( 3.9) 1440 reviews


Course info

This Masters level professional training programme introduces you to the requirements for teaching Biology to the 11-16 age range and leads to recommendation for Qualified Teacher Status. Where appropriate, opportunities to experience post 16 provision will be available. You will be introduced to the principles and theories of secondary teaching through both subject studies and a developing professional practice course. Training is undertaken in partnership with local secondary schools. The... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Biological Sciences
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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77th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
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74th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
58th

Start date and duration

Start date
09-SEP-20
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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£12,650 per year
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University of Hertfordshire
CompUniGuide ranking
74th
Student rating
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( 3.9)
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The University of Hertfordshire offers over 100 taught, online and specialist courses at postgraduate level, and more than 50 research degrees across the ten schools of study. These are: Hertfordshire Business School Computer Science Creative Arts Education Engineering and Technology Health and Social Work Humanities Law Life and Medical Sciences Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics The university is based in Hatfield, a 20-minute train ride from central London, while Cambridge and Peterborough are easily accessible in just over an hour. Over recent years, the university has invested in its facilities, which include a £10 million Law Court building containing a full-scale Courtroom, which was voted the eighth most impressive law school building in the world.

Where you'll study

University of Hertfordshire

College Lane
Hatfield
Hertfordshire
AL10 9AB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hatfield   0.9 miles away

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