St Mary's University, Twickenham

Course Introduction

The course covers all aspects of physical education teaching and learning, with an emphasis on creative practice for use in school. There is a strong emphasis on using and developing a range of physical education models, as well as planning for the whole ability range to ensure that all pupils are able to make progress.

Course Additional Entry

A 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or equivalent; the degree must normally have a significant proportion of the subject the applicant wishes to teach, (but they will consider mathematics, modern languages, chemistry, physics and religious education applicants willing to undertake subject knowledge enhancement courses). GCSEs in English language, a science subject and mathematics at grade C or above or equivalent; reference; 2 days of appropriate school observation; pass both professional skills tests; satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check; physical and mental fitness to teach. It is possible to apply to the course with a 2.2, or equivalent, degree classification, but the application must also highlight significant school experience.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
PGCE £4,500  Academic year. First year home fees