PGCE Primary Open Day

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PGCE Primary Open Day

Who this event is for

  • Prospective students - postgraduate taught


Harcourt Hill Campus, United Kingdom


If you want a rewarding and fulfilling career with  excellent prospects then  training to be a Primary teacher could be a great move.

Our one-year full time primary education PGCE course provides you with the professional skills required to become an effective classroom practitioner able to teach primary school children, in either the 3-7 or 5-11 age range and you will qualify with Qualified Teacher Status.

The course content is based on a reflective and critical approach to theory, policy and practice, through university-based teaching sessions and substantial periods of practical placement in schools across the age ranges.

The increase in primary age school children ensures that career prospects for trained primary teachers is excellent.

Come along to our Open Day and talk to lecturers about the course and to PGCE students about exactly what is involved when training to be a Primary school teacher on the PGCE course.

Subject sessions are at 10.00 - 10.45 and at 13.00 - 13.45. You can also tour the Harcourt campus and drop into the Information Zone to talk to our Finance and Admissions Advisors.