Postgraduate Certificate in Education - Secondary School Direct (French) / Overview
Year of entry: 2018
- Degree awarded
- PG Certificate in Education
- 10 months
- Entry requirements
- 2:2 honours degree or above. If you are not a native French speaker, 50% or more of your degree content should have focused on French.
- A-level (or equivalent) in either French, German or Spanish.
- You should also be able to speak a second language (German or Spanish), beginners' level will suffice. Subject knowledge enhancement courses are available.
- Minimum grade C or 4 at GCSE (or equivalent) in English language and mathematics.
- How to apply
You should apply through UCAS Teacher Training .
Applications or CVs sent directly to the University will not be considered.
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- Become an outstanding French teacher with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
- Benefit from selection and training by a specific school in Greater Manchester
- Enjoy extended periods of career-boosting on-the-job experience
Please see our open day pages for up-to-date information about forthcoming open days, taster sessions and twilight sessions.
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK/EU students (per annum): £9,250
International students (per annum): £18,000
The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.
All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.
Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.
Generous, tax-free funding is available to the best graduates training in a range of subjects. You could get a £26,000 bursary or be awarded a prestigious scholarship - which provides additional support and benefits throughout your training year.
Information about additional funding options for September 2018 can be found on the Department for Education website
Home/EU students may be eligible for a repayable tuition fee loan. Home students in England may also be eligible for a repayable student maintenance loan. The loans support available to PGCE students is similar to what is available for undergraduate students and information about government financial support for undergraduate students is available here .
If you have graduated in the last three years from The University of Manchester with a 1st class honours degree, you may also be eligible for our Alumni Scholarship .
- Academic department
- School of Environment, Education and Development
- Contact name
- Natalie Rawding
- 0161 275 3617
- 0161 275 3528
- Academic department overview
See: The School .
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