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Teacher Leadership and Learning PgCert

University of Glasgow

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  • Qualification

    Postgraduate Certificate

  • Location

    University of Glasgow

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

This programme covers the major elements of teacher leadership and learning in schools and is designed to provide teachers with a critical understanding of the principles underpinning (teacher / middle) leadership and management. It will create structured and coherent opportunities to apply these principles to your own practice.

WHY THIS PROGRAMME

  • This programme is designed for teachers intending to develop their knowledge of pedagogic / teacher leadership and / or progress into the role of principal teacher (or head of department / faculty); and to develop skills as a leader of learning in the classroom and beyond.
  • It adopts the approaches of research-informed, enquiry-led and practice-focused pedagogies to develop your competences to lead teaching and learning within your school (or department / faculty); particularly to achieve the ambitions of the National Improvement Framework and Curriculum for Excellence.
  • Our academic staff play a leading role in the area of professional and leadership development in Scotland and internationally. They have been involved in a range of research projects on teacher leadership, instructional leadership, coaching and leadership development, teachers’ work and collaborative professional enquiries.
  • There is a focus on collaborative learning, drawing on your own experiences and those of your academic colleagues.

CAREER PROSPECTS

As a graduate you would have all the necessary attributes to progress into, or enhance your capabilities in a leadership role within schools.

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University of Glasgow

  • University League Table

    19th

  • Campus address

    University of Glasgow, The Fraser Building, 65 Hillhead Street, Glasgow, Glasgow, City Of, G12 8QQ, Scotland

A wide range of international scholarships are available including International Excellence scholarships and postgraduate awards.
Meet students from across the university with over 250 clubs and societies available – ranging from international student societies to the Harry Potter society.
Pre-sessional English language provision available prior to starting university, and English language support options throughout the duration of study.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    10th out of 123 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    195 90%

    4th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    85 85%

    13th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.79 76%

    114th

    4

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