Schools are carefully selected to suit each individual and expose them to a variety of imaginative and thought provoking learning strategies.
Key experts from our partner schools are on hand to offer invaluable mentoring and support.
You will then focus fully on Biology, allowing you to specialise in the teaching of Biology at Key Stage 4.
Teaching science at Key Stages 3 requires competence across the entire range of the National Curriculum Programme of Study for Science.
We have a range of specialist science and teaching facilities, providing you with a solid foundation on which to develop your skills and experience.
We have excellent relationships with schools in and outside London and during your studies, you also will undertake teaching placements in at least two secondary schools and have the chance to acquire skills in the application of new technologies in teaching and learning.
The two school experiences are assessed against the professional requirements under the Teachers’ Standards: To strengthen applications it is recommended that you have obtained, or have set up to obtain, recent and relevant experience within state secondary school settings in England.
UK/EU and international students are eligible to apply for this course. We use the interview to find out more about you, to better understand your aspirations and interests, and to explore why you want to study with us.
You will critically evaluate the effectiveness of a wide range of resources and your own lesson plans.
You will also understand the importance of literacy, numeracy and ICT in delivering an effective, all round curriculum.