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  • Qualification

    PGCE - Postgraduate Certificate of Education

  • Location

    Swansea Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Well versed in the new curriculum, the History PGCE pathway at UWTSD is hugely popular and has a proven track record of recruiting to target early in the application process.

This well-regarded pathway provides successful applicants with an excellent grounding in the theory and practice necessary to get started in teaching.

You will learn how to apply a variety of pedagogical approaches to a range of teaching and learning contexts, providing an inclusive learning environment for all learners, including those studying at GCSE and A’level.

As you would expect from a university engaged significantly in supporting the development of the new curriculum in Wales, you will have a chance to deepen your understanding of the role of History within the Humanities Area of Learning and Experience and how it supports the four purposes that underpin the new curriculum.

If you have a passion for history, and for working with young people, we can help you get the best start in one of the most rewarding careers on offer.

Assessment

The programme offers 60 credits at Masters level and 60 credits at Graduate Level. These are awarded on successful completion of module assessments which include:

  • Case studies
  • Portfolios
  • Video presentation
  • Research Project

All assessments are closely linked to practice and are designed to offer you the opportunity to develop teaching and learning that has a positive impact on children and young people.

Tuition fees

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£ 11,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Wales Trinity Saint David

  • University League Table

    91st

  • Campus address

    University of Wales Trinity Saint David, College Road, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, SA31 3EP, Wales

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    62nd out of 81 16

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    150 76%

    13th

    52
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    56 56%

    74th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.18 84%

    23rd

    6

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