PGCE in Maths and Numeracy
Start Date: 5th September 2022
More about the course
Do you hold a degree in maths or a related area? Are you looking to begin a career in teaching with a maths/numeracy specialism? If so, this PGCE in Maths and Numeracy will get you to where you want to to be. The course has a real practical focus and you will undertake a placement where you will teach maths at two different levels to develop your teaching practice.
You will be a problem solver, a logical thinker, patient and want to work with those who find maths challenging.
As this course is part-time, it is ideal if you are looking to get qualified alongside existing commitments such as work or family.
Once you complete this course you will be eligible to apply for QTLS which has parity of esteem with QTS.
You must hold an Honours Degree undertake this course and be able to work academically at Level 6.
Access to a placement setting to undertake at least 100 hours of teaching practice. The College can offer support with placements.
Hold a Level 2 qualification in English and mathematics. These qualifications are required to seek QTLS after successful completion of the course.
Successful completion of interview and assessment tasks.
If English is not your first language, you will require a minimum IELTS score of 6.5.
A satisfactory enhanced DBS check, which is completed as part of the application process.
What will I achieve?
If you complete this course successfully you will receive a PGCE in Maths and Numeracy (awarded by NCG)
What will I learn?
Teaching, Learning and Assessment in Education and Training
Theories, Principles and Models in Education and Training
Developing Teaching, Learning and Assessment in Education and Training
Wider Professional Practice and Development in Education and Training
Mathematics: Numeracy and the learners
Mathematics: Improving Mathematical Knowledge, Understanding and Practice
How is the course taught?
Collaborative and reflective group sessions
Modelling of activities and techniques
How am I assessed?
Observations of teaching practice
Course costs and information
Tuition fees for part-time degree courses vary depending on the course and mode of study. You can find detailed fee information here.
NCG (the institution which Newcastle College University Centre belongs to) is in the process of applying for Indefinite Degree Awarding Powers. Read more about what this means about our offer here.
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