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Professional Certificate in Education/ProfGCE (Bromley) Undergraduate prospectus

  • If you are already employed as a teacher or trainer in post compulsory education and training and wish to gain a recognised national teaching qualification, then this programme is for you
  • The distance learning programme is suitable for those who do not live near the college, have irregular working hours or cannot attend a weekly class.

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1 years full time

2 years part time

2 years distance learning

Overview

Overview

This programme is for those who are already employed as a teacher or trainer in post-compulsory education and training and wish to gain a recognised, national teaching qualification. The distance learning programme is suited to you if you do not live near the college, have irregular work hours or cannot attend a weekly class.  

Through this programme you will be equipped with the skills to uphold the Professional Standards of a teacher and have a clear understanding of the expectations and demands of a teaching role in the Lifelong Learning Sector. Upon successful completion of the programme, students will be awarded the Professional Certificate in Education (non-graduates) or Professional Graduate Certificate in Education ProfGCE (graduates).

Skills

You will develop the following skills:

  • General teaching skills
  • Academic skills eg. research, critical analysis, teamwork
  • 100 hours minimum teaching practice.

What you'll study

Entry requirements

  • GCSEs grades A*-C in English and Maths or Level 2 equivalents
  • Degree or minimum Level 3 qualification and professional experience in your area of expertise
  • Enhanced DBS clearance
  • You must be teaching or training others for a minimum of two hours per week.

Extra information

Assessment

Assessment methods are varied and include assignments, essays, reports and direct observation of your practice in an education setting.

Careers

Students can seek employment as a teacher or trainer in the Lifelong Learning Sector.

Fees and finance

Your time at university should be enjoyable and rewarding, and it is important that it is not spoilt by unnecessary financial worries. We recommend that you spend time planning your finances, both before coming to university and while you are here. We can offer advice on living costs and budgeting, as well as on awards, allowances and loans.

Find out more about our fees and the support available to you at our:

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