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PGDE Secondary Teaching (English Medium) Physics with Science

Entry requirements


A level

D

In English or GCSE English Language (C or above) and English Literature (C or above) or equivalent, plus GCSE Mathematics (C or above) or equivalent.

Scottish Higher

C

In English plus Maths or Lifeskills Maths National 5 at grade C or above, or SQA Intermediate 2 or Standard grade Credit or equivalent.

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21-24

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Course option

1.0year

Full-time | 2022

Subject

Physics

The course is offered in partnership with Argyll and Bute, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Highland, Moray, Orkney Islands, Perth and Kinross, and Shetland Islands Councils, each working with the university through their local campus. The course is also offered in partnership with Scottish Borders council, with applicants based in the Borders registered through Inverness College UHI.

The PGDE (Secondary) consists of 18 weeks study at the university plus 18 weeks in professional practice in schools.

The subjects listed below can be studied at the following campuses: Argyll College UHI (Oban); Inverness College UHI; Lews Castle College UHI (Stornoway); Moray College UHI; North Highland College UHI; Orkney College UHI; Perth College UHI; Shetland UHI; the Scottish Borders; or West Highland College UHI.

- Biology and Science (code: X3BG)

- Business Education (code: X3BS

- Chemistry and Science (code: X3CS)

- Computing Science (code: X3CO)

- English (code: X3EN)

- Gaelic*

- Home Economics (code: X3HO)

- Mathematics (code: X3MA)

- Physics and Science (code: X3PS)

- Technological Education (code: X3TC)

The course is sometimes available at Lochgilphead (through Argyll College UHI) and at Benbecula (through Lews Castle College UHI). This decision is made annually and is dependent on the number of applicants in those areas.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£9,000
per year
England
£9,000
per year
EU
£12,360
per year
International
£12,360
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,000
per year
Republic of Ireland
£9,000
per year
Scotland
£1,820
per year
Wales
£9,000
per year

The Uni


Course locations:

West Highland College UHI

Inverness College UHI Scottish Borders Campus

North Highland College UHI

Shetland UHI

Inverness College UHI

Perth College UHI

Moray College UHI

Argyll College UHI

Lews Castle College UHI

Orkney College UHI

Department:

Humanities, Education and Gaelic

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Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

77%
UK students
23%
International students
41%
Male students
59%
Female students
90%
2:1 or above
21%
First year drop out rate

Most popular A-Levels studied (and grade achieved)

C
C
D

After graduation


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