PGCE Primary Courses

We offer a range of PGCE courses at a Primary Education level. If you're passionate about shaping young minds at this key stage in their development and committed to ensuring all children reach their potential, then primary teaching could be for you. Over 98% of our PGCE Primary students were employed or in further study within 6 months of graduating. (Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey 16/17).

We offer a range of PGCE courses at a Primary Education level. If you're passionate about shaping young minds at this key stage in their development and committed to ensuring all children reach their potential, then primary teaching could be for you. Over 98% of our PGCE Primary students were employed or in further study within 6 months of graduating. (Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey 16/17).

PGCE Primary courses

We offer a range of PGCE Primary courses which allow you to become a general Primary teacher or specialise in Early Years, Mathematics or SEN.


PGCE primary courses

Why I love being a teacher

Find out why final-year BA (Hons) Primary Education with QTS student, Catherine, loves being a teacher.



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stationery essentials

Teachers have a reputation for loving stationery! See what items our Primary Education students think are essential for school placements.


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What next?

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The best way to explore what's on offer is to come and see us in person, chat to our staff and students, and check out our facilities.

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Our partners

Take a look at the Schools we partner with for School Direct Teacher Training.


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Help and advice

Have concerns about university life? Having second thoughts? Don’t panic! Our advisers can help you explore your options for September.

Help and advice

How to be a great primary teacher

We spoke to some West Midlands' Primary pupils to find out what they think makes a great teacher.

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