PGCE School Direct Pre-Course Information 2018/19

Please check below for the different types of School Direct provision offered through the University of Exeter and then follow the instructions for the route that is appropriate to you:

School Direct @Exeter:

School Direct @Exeter route trainees attend the taught Masters level PGCE programme at the university during the Autumn term attending sessions alongside the core PGCE trainees. They are registered with the university and are eligible for student loans and training bursaries (eligible subjects only).They are based in school in September, before the taught course starts and in periods of non-contact time during the autumn term. They spend their time during the spring and summer terms either in their main placement school or in their second placement school (2nd placement will be a minimum of 6 weeks).  These placements are arranged by the lead school.  They also attend 5 individual seminar days back at the University.  Trainees on the School Direct @Exeter route should download the relevant documents below and complete all tasks requested:

 

@Exeter route - Primary

Lead School

Course

General documents to download

Jurassic Coast Teaching School Alliance

(The Woodroffe School)

Primary - General

All Primary School Direct @Exeter trainees should download the following:

School Direct@Exeter Primary PGCE Introductory Letter‌

School Direct@Exeter Primary PGCE Checklist

School Direct@exeter Primary PGCE - Dates and General Information

School Direct@Exeter Primary PGCE Preliminary Experience Information

School Direct@Exeter Primary PGCE Pack 1 - Preliminary Experience Tasks

School Direct@Exeter Primary PGCE Pack 2 - Intro to the Core Subjects and INA

School Direct@Exeter Primary PGCE - Teaching & Learning Pathway

Formative Reflection on Achievement & Progress (school feedback form)

South West Teaching School Alliance

(Ivybridge Community College)

Primary - General


West Country Teaching School Alliance

(Uffculme School Academy)


Primary - General

 

 

@Exeter route - Secondary

Lead School Subject
General documents to download Subject-specific documents to download

Dartmoor Teaching School Alliance

(Okehampton College)

Biology
Chemistry
English
History
Maths
MFL
PE
Physics

All Secondary School Direct @Exeter trainees should download the following:

School Direct@Exeter Secondary PGCE Introductory Letter‌

School Direct@Exeter Secondary PGCE Checklist

School Direct @Exeter Secondary PGCE Dates and General Information

School Direct @Exeter Secondary PGCE Preliminary Experience Information

School Direct@Exeter Secondary PGCE Preliminary Experience Tasks

Formative Reflection on Achievement & Progress (school feedback form)

 + the relevant subject-specific document in the right column

Download only the subject-specific information relevant to your own specialist subject:

Secondary English

Secondary History
Secondary History - Progression in History under the 2014 National Curriculum

Secondary Mathematics

Secondary MFL
Secondary MFL appendices

Secondary Physical Education
Secondary PE Appendices

Secondary Religious Education

Secondary Science

 

 

 

 


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The Exeter Consortium

(Exwick Heights Primary School)

History
RE

Jurassic Coast Teaching School Alliance

(The Woodroffe School)

Biology
Chemistry
English
History
Maths
PE
Physics
RE
Spanish

South West Teaching Schools Alliance

(Ivybridge Community College)

Biology
Chemistry
English
French
History
Mathematics         
PE
Physics
RE
Spanish

West Country Teaching School Alliance

(Uffculme School Academy)

Biology          
Chemistry
English
French
German
History
Maths
PE
Physics
RE

 

School Direct (Distance) - Fee-paying:

School Direct (distance) fee-paying route trainees are based entirely in schools for the academic year (except for one induction day at the St Luke's Campus in September). They are registered with the university and are eligible for student loans and training bursaries (eligible subjects only). The Masters modules are delivered by distance learning, through two online 30-credit modules, plus other online tools.  Trainees are based in one school for the majority of their training but have a second school placement of at least 6 weeks.  Both placements are arranged by the lead school.

Fee-paying (distance) route

Lead School Course General information

Ambitions Teaching School

(Tregonwell Academy)

 

Biology
Chemistry
English
History
Mathematics
PE
Physics
RE
Spanish

Trainees on the School Direct (distance) fee-paying route will receive pre-course information and tasks directly from their lead school, including details of a School Direct Induction Day at the University on 07 September which they are required to attend.  They will also receive (via email) information on suggested pre-course reading from the University - see below for a copy of this:

School Direct Distance (fee-paying) PGCE Introductory Letter‌

School Direct (Distance) Fee-Paying PGCE Dates & General Information

School Direct (Distance) Preparatory Suggested Reading

Formative Reflection on Achievement & Progress (school feedback form)

 

 

 

Cornerstone Teaching School
(Broadclyst Primary Academy Trust)
Primary - General
Primary with Maths

Dartmoor Teaching School Alliance

(Okehampton College)

Primary - General

The Exeter Consortium

(Exwick Heights Primary School)

Art & Design
Drama
Music
Somerset Partnership Teaching School
(Fiveways Special School)

Primary - General

Wessex Teaching School
(Huish Primary School)

Primary - General

Jurassic Coast Teaching School Alliance

(The Woodroffe School)

Geography
Music

Kernow Teaching School Alliance

(Newquay Junior Academy)

Primary - General
Art & Design
Biology
Chemistry
Computer Science
D&T
Drama
English
Geography
History
Mathematics
MFL
Music
PE
Physics
Psychology
RE
Social Sciences

Launceston College

Primary - General
Chemistry
English
Mathematics
Physics

Queen Elizabeth's School Art & Design
Biology
Chemistry
Dance
D&T
Drama
English
French
Geography
History
Mathematics
Media Studies
Music
PE
Physics
Spanish

Teaching Alliance of Dorset Special Schools

(Westfield Arts College)

Primary - General

North Devon Teaching School Alliance

(Woolacombe School)

Art & Design
Biology
Chemistry
Computer Science
D&T
Drama
English
French
Geography
German
History
Mathematics
Music
PE
Physics
RE
Spanish

West Country Teaching School Alliance
(Uffculme School Academy)

Primary - General
Biology
Chemistry
D&T
English
French
Geography
History
Mathematics
PE
Physics
RE

 

School Direct (Distance) - Salaried:

School Direct (distance) salaried route trainees are employed by a school as an unqualified teacher and are based entirely in schools for the academic year (except for one induction day at the St Luke's Campus in September). They are registered with the university but are not eligible for training bursaries and student loans and do not pay tuition fees. The Masters modules are delivered by distance learning, through two online 30-credit modules, plus other online tools.  Trainees are based in one school for the majority of their training but have a second school placement of at least 6 weeks.  Both placements are arranged by the lead school.

Salaried (distance) route

Lead School Course General information

Dartmoor Teaching School Alliance

(Okehampton College)

Primary - General

Trainees on the School Direct (distance) salaried route will receive pre-course information and tasks directly from their lead school, including details of a School Direct Induction Day at the University on 07 September which they are required to attend. They will also receive (via email) information on suggested pre-course reading from the University - see below for a copy of this:

School Direct Distance (salaried) PGCE Introductory Letter‌

School Direct (Distance) Salaried PGCE Dates & General Information

School Direct (Distance) Preparatory Suggested Reading

Formative Reflection on Achievement & Progress (school feedback form)

 

For pre-course information for Core Primary and Secondary PGCE programmes click here