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Professional Graduate Diploma in Education (Music)

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

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  • Qualification

    PGDE - Professional Graduate Diploma in Education

  • Location

    Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    16-AUG-21

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Introduction

The Professional Graduate Diploma in Education (Music) is a vocational, one-year programme for graduates who aspire to teach music in secondary schools. On this programme, you will engage with intensive studies in education (professional studies) and 90 days of school placement.

Following graduation, you will qualify for provisional registration with the General Teaching Council for Scotland (GTCS). All eligible graduates are guaranteed a probationary year of classroom teaching. GTCS standards are recognized in the UK and internationally.

Professional Studies

Professional Studies will focus on your developing identity as a teacher. You will explore issues related to learning and teaching in Scotland, study key issues about how children learn and teacher professionalism including the GTCS Standard for Provisional Registration.

Placement

Subject specialist lectures will prepare you for placements and give you an opportunity to develop the skills required for teaching music. Placements will be in different schools where you will be supported by music teachers and an RCS School Experience Tutor. School placements are normally offered within reasonable travelling distance of your term-time address.

Tuition fees

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£ 18,393per year

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University information

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

  • Campus address

    Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, 100 Renfrew Street, Glasgow, Glasgow, City Of, G2 3DB, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    12th out of 81

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    193 97%

    3rd

    6
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    97 97%

    4th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.83 77%

    72nd

    41

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