Our Professional Graduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) Secondary course provides the formal teaching qualification for provisional registration with the General Teaching Council for Scotland (GTCS), preparing you for a career in secondary school teaching.
Vacancies for August 2020 exist in the following subject areas:
- PDGE (Biology with Science)
- PGDE (Chemsitry with Science)
- PGDE (English)
- PGDE (French)
- PGDE (German)
- PGDE (Mathematics)
- PGDE (Physics with Science)
- PGDE (Spanish)
University-based study focuses on:
- methods of teaching and learning
- theoretical and practical aspects of professional studies in education
Our course is carried out in partnership with schools in which you will spend 18 weeks on placement.
The programme is attuned to all issues and developments influencing Scottish secondary education, including the expectations of the GTCS.
Teaching qualifications are offered in the following areas. Select one or two of the following subjects, depending on your qualifications: Biology with Science; Chemistry with Science; English; French; German; Mathematics; Physics with Science; Spanish.
Closed for entry in 2020: PGDE Art & Design; Physical Education
If you’re not sure about anything, get in touch – we are here to help!
Whilst we may be dealing with a lot of enquiries during Results Day, our advisors will do everything they can to answer your call or email as efficiently as possible, so you shouldn’t be waiting too long.
T: 0800 027 1000 (Freephone within the UK)
T: +44 (0)141 849 4101 (outwith the UK)