Secondary Music with QTS PGCE

Manchester Metropolitan University

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( 3.9)


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OVERVIEWOur one-year Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) prepares you to teach the secondary school music curriculum for the 11-16 age range.This is a practical course where you will be immersed in music making, teaching and encouraged to use and develop your musical skills.We teach you through practical sessions, and you’ll consider topics such as pop music, dance, gamelan, song writing and developing your subject knowledge. We have a fabulously equipped bespoke music room with access ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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89th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
54th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
27th

Start date and duration

Start date
13-SEP-21
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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Degree - You will normally have a minimum of a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree awarded by a UK university, or an equivalent higher education qualification. Your degree needs to support the subject knowledge requirements of the National Curriculum for Design and Technology. For exceptional candidates, particularly those with substantial relevant work experience in schools or relevant occupations, we will consider applications from those who hold a 3rd class degree. GCSEs - You will also need GCSEs at grade C/4 or above in English language and mathematics. However, Equivalency tests in English, Mathematics and Science are provided by Manchester Metropolitan University. The School of Teacher Education will accept these equivalency tests for any of its initial teacher education programmes, at undergraduate or postgraduate level. This will be at the discretion of the admissions tutor, and only offered if considered appropriate after interview. We do not accept the following qualifications as equivalent to GCSE: Adult numeracy and literacy, Functional Skills or Key Skills. A Disclosure and Barring Service Check and DfE Fitness to Teach test are also required. You will be expected to attend an interview as part of the application process. Full details of your interview will be provided by email once your initial application has been approved.

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£9,250 per year
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£17,500 per year
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£17,500 per year
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Manchester Metropolitan University
CompUniGuide ranking
54th
Student rating
( 3.9)
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Manchester Metropolitan University offers a welcoming, stimulating and supportive environment in which to study for your postgraduate qualification. The award-winning, inspirational campus in the heart of Manchester provides vibrant learning spaces and excellent facilities across modern and historical buildings that reflect their teaching excellence since 1824. More than 6,000 students choose to study for a postgraduate qualification at Manchester Met. In total, the University offers more than 250 postgraduate taught programmes and dozens of postgraduate research areas. The campus is perfectly placed for you to enjoy Manchester, a city world-renowned for its friendly, cosmopolitan and creative energy.

Where you'll study

Manchester Metropolitan University

Oxford Road Manchester
Greater Manchester
M15 6BH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Manchester Oxford Road  0.2 miles away

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