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Teacher Training Degrees and Masters

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Our virtual open day gives you the opportunity to find out more information about studying a Teacher Training course at UON.

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Undergraduate Teacher Training Programmes

Our undergraduate teaching qualifications include primary education and CELTA courses, to impart all the knowledge you need to embark on your chosen career field.

Primary Education subject video

This BA Primary Education 5-11 (QTS) is ideal for anyone who is interested in a teaching career. You will train to teach children aged five to 11 years old (Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2). You will gain essential skills as well as developing the subject knowledge you need to confidently and competently lead your pupils in the classroom.

Postgraduate Teacher Training Programmes

Our choice of postgraduate teaching courses at the University of Northampton will allow you to pursue your career prospects with confidence.

Primary Education subject video

Our PGCE in Primary Education focuses on teaching children aged five to 11 years old between Key STage 1 and Key Stage 2. Following completion of the course, you will receive 60 credits at Masters level and a recommendation for QTS, allowing you to teach anywhere in the UK.

There are two routes for PGCE QTS Primary Education School Direct applicants; Salaried or Training. During this course, you will be trained to teach Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 (children aged five to 11 years). Upon completion, you will be recommended for QTS, allowing you to teach anywhere in the country, and will also have 60 credits at Masters level.

Early Years Teacher Status subject video

The University of Northampton Early Years Teaching Status (0-5) is a one-year programme that focuses on teaching and supporting childhood development in the Early Years Foundation Stage. It is the only graduate professional accreditation for the early years workforce.


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