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Primary, Early Years PGCE

The PGCE top-up award enables candidates who have already successfully completed a Graduate Teacher Programme, or School Direct and gained Qualified Teacher Status, to achieve the academic award of the Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE). This award is accredited by the General Teaching Council Scotland which means on successful completion you will have met the teacher education requirement to be able to apply for registration in Scotland.

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Part time
Public Service Interpreting (Health) Diploma

Upon completion of the course students should be able to accurately interpret interviews across the whole range of their chosen public service specialism (Health), but not exclusively as National Register Interpreters can also be asked to interpret law or local government options; produce accurate written translations, both into and out of English, on subjects related to the health sector and recall the structure, procedures and associated vocabulary of all areas of the health services; the course includes 8-10 compulsory workshop sessions at The University of Northampton (on Saturdays).

  • Duration of training: 1 years
  • Study mode: Distance without attendance
Early Years Education PGCE

This programme will develop you into a highly committed, creative and reflective teacher with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). You will be training to teach children within Key Stage 1 and Early Years Foundation Stage (3-7).

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Public Service Interpreting (Law) Diploma

Upon completion of the course, students should be able to accurately interpret interviews across the whole range of their chosen public service specialism (Law), but not exclusively as National Register Interpreters can also be asked to interpret health or local government options; produce accurate written translations, both into and out of English, on subjects related to the legal sector; recall the structure, procedures and associated vocabulary of all areas of the legal services; the course includes 8-10 compulsory workshop sessions at The University of Northampton (on Saturdays).

  • Duration of training: 1 years
  • Study mode: Distance without attendance
Primary Education PGCE

The programme is structured to promote academic rigour, skilled practice, independence and flexibility. The emphasis in the programme reflects the primary national curriculum and priorities.

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, level 7) Professional Certificate

These courses are designed for education professionals who are working to support learners with specific learning difficulties with literacy. The level 5 Diploma course is designed to develop candidates' knowledge and understanding of dyslexia and their ability to deliver effective teaching and support to learners with specific learning difficulties affecting literacy and numeracy.

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Part time
Management Studies Certificate

The course aims to develop the general management skills and knowledge of people who hold or are about to progress to first line management responsibilities; it appeals to a wide variety of ages and experience, in private and public sectors, large and small companies; this is a practical course for those seeking a more traditional approach to study, while providing a progression route on to a postgraduate level for people with no previous academic record.

  • Duration of training: 1 years
  • Study mode: Part time
Higher Level Teaching Assistant Programme Professional Development Qualification

The School of Education is passionate about inspiring change that transforms the lives of children and young people.  The Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) programme supports teaching assistants and other school support staff in demonstrating their knowledge and skills.

  • Study mode: Part time
Primary 3-7 and 5-11 PGCE

This programme will develop you into a highly committed, creative and reflective teacher with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). You will be training to teach children within Key Stage 1 and Early Years Foundation Stage (3-7).

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Practice Education PGCert

This award is designed for those who have an interest in supporting and developing learning in the workplace; for those who wish to promote good quality professional standards via sound education and assessment, and for those who assess higher levels of practice. The focus of the award is to actively support you in developing and enhancing your existing knowledge and skills.

  • Duration of training: Different durations are available for this course
  • Study mode: Full time | Part time
Marketing (Level 4) Professional Certificate

The course helps students to: Understand the role of marketing in business recognising its development and its implications for the organisation; utilise marketing research to improve customer communications and analyse and interpret written, visual and graphical data; distinguish between the types of organisation within the public, private and voluntary sectors, understand their objectives and the influences upon them; recognise the importance of collecting relevant data, and the variety of information sources, both primary and secondary.

  • Duration of training: 1 years
  • Study mode: Part time
Human Resource Management PGDip

The overarching aim of this programme is to expose you to a coherent and specialised body of knowledge, research evidence and practice of strategic and operational Human Resource Management. Taught modules are designed to provide you with specialised knowledge of distinct subject areas together with exposure to contemporary debates, policies and practices.

  • Duration of training: 2 years
  • Study mode: Part time
Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia) Diploma

This course enables professionals to achieve specialist teacher status and to be fully trained to administer tests, write diagnostic dyslexia reports and reports for access arrangements. These courses are designed for education professionals who are working to support learners with specific learning difficulties with literacy.

  • Duration of training: 2 years
  • Study mode: Part time
Marketing (Level 6) Professional Diploma

By the end of this qualification applicants are able to: Evaluate the role of the marketing planning process including organisational strategy, culture and the broader marketing environment; develop and manage a brand and product portfolio; identify the organisation's information needs, scope of research projects and resource capability to underpin the development of a business case to support marketing projects.

  • Duration of training: 1 years
  • Study mode: Part time
Primary Education 5-11 PGCE

This programme will develop you into a highly committed, creative and reflective teacher with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). You will be training to teach children within Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 (5-11).

  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Teaching Assistants in an International Context Certificate

This course is designed to meet the specific needs of teaching assistants working within primary settings in an international context. It is designed to develop their understanding of the curriculum and of intercultural learning and teaching with children in the age range 3-11.

  • Duration of training: 2 years
  • Study mode: Part time
Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia) Certificate

All joint Honours degrees may also be studied as major/minor combinations; students should ensure the correct UCAS code is used for the specific combination they require; specific learning difficulties (dyslexia) modules are included.

  • Duration of training: 1 - 2 years
  • Study mode: Part time