The Faculty of Education, Health and Social Care is proud of its reputation and commitment to programmes which are intellectually stimulating and dedicated to student entitlement. It has an outstanding record of employability in teaching.
The Department offers both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes leading to the award of Qualified Teacher Status. It is commited to providing students with high quality training in Education, Professional Studies and Subject Studies. School Placements extend the learning undertaken here. Schools are partners in the process, making valuable contributions to student development and professional preparation.
From September 2013 all entrants to Initial Teacher Training are required to have passed the National College for Teaching and Leadership (NCTL) Skills Tests prior to starting the course. Further details can be found here.
Courses for teachers