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Professional Graduate Certificate in Education


Awarding Body:

Sector:

Higher Education

Programme Length:

2 year(s)

Bilingual Delivery:

This course can be studied in English only at present

Programme Description

A flexible two year part-time course which meets the Department of Employment guidelines for teachers and trainers, who are employed full-time or are seeking full-time employment in the adult education sector including higher and post-compulsory education.

Programme Features

Flexible modes of attendance (full day or afternoon/evening) delivered at a local college Courses delivered by practitioners currently working in further education and the community Underpinned by current professional standards and accredited by SVUK Elements of the course can be undertaken bilingually Friendly and accessible course team

Progression and Employment

A flexible two year part-time course which meets the Department of Employment guidelines for teachers and trainers, who are employed full-time or are seeking full-time employment in the adult education sector including higher and post-compulsory education.

Method of Assessment

Practical classroom experience, assignment work and a reflective professional development journal.

Entry Requirements

All applicants should have a higher level academic, craft or equivalent professional qualification. A good level of communication, numerical skills and information technology skills are essential. Applicants to the postgraduate programme must be graduates before they enter the programme. It is also essential for students to be able to acquire 200 hours of teaching practice over the two years. There may be opportunities for students to undertake this placement within Coleg Sir Gâr; however, this will depend on the nature of a student's professional specialism and Coleg Sir Gâr cannot guarantee a placement. The PGCE will not be awarded retrospectively.

Academic Year Delivery Campus Course Length Course Options
2018 - 2019 Part Time Aberystwyth Campus 2 Years Enquire Apply
2019 - 2020 Part Time Aberystwyth Campus 2 Years Enquire Apply
Campus Address Post Code
Aberystwyth Campus Llanbadarn Fawr,
Aberystwyth,
Ceredigion
SY23 3BP
Cardigan Campus Maes y Parc,
Aberteifi,
Ceredigion
SA43 1AB