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Physical Education (non QTS) (Hons)

Plymouth Marjon University

36 months
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12000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

Gain experience teaching both primary and secondary physical education. The Physical Education (non QTS) (Hons) programme of the Plymouth Marjon University takes a developmental approach to physical education so if you are unsure of which age range you wish to teach, this programme will allow you to gain experience in both primary and secondary education.

Overview

Course Summary

The Physical Education (non QTS) (Hons) programme of the Plymouth Marjon University has links to numerous schools across the South West which will allow you to develop a robust understanding of physical education through hands on experience of teaching across the three years of your degree. You will study in world-class sports facilities at the University including our BASES accredited sports science laboratory, climatic chamber, 25m swimming pool and numerous 4G and astro-turf pitches. BA (Hons) Physical Education is taught by experienced academics within physical education alongside other experts in the field.

This course includes a 100 hour PE placement during second year. This can take place in either a primary school, secondary school or special educational needs school. There is also an opportunity to carry out 50 hours in a primary school and 50 hours in a secondary school, expanding your breadth of knowledge and allowing you to make informed decisions about your future career. 

You don’t need Qualified Teaching Status (QTS) skills prior to starting the course. In order to achieve QTS you will need to follow this degree with a PGCE or School Direct programme.

What might you become?

Most graduates are likely to join a PGCE or School Direct postgraduate programme to become a teacher in either primary or secondary education. Your skills and experiences on the programme could also help you move into other roles in education, coaching, sport, sport development. There is also opportunity to go onto further postgraduate study through a range of Masters’ programmes.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engaging with Learning, Personal and Professional Development
  • Movement Skills
  • Sports Science principles of Growth and Development
  • Sport Coaching and the Coaching Process
  • Sport Development
  • International Studies in Sport and Physical Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

Three A-levels at grades CCC or above.

Or BTEC triple grades MMM or above.

Or Access 23-45 D/M with min 6D.

And GCSE English Language at grade 4 or grade C or above.

A DBS check is required.

Applications from non-traditional learners are encouraged and their acceptance will reflect their work experience and ability to adapt to work at the required level. In addition, preference will be given to applicants with the following:

  • Engagement in sport as a participant, coach, leader or volunteer
  • NGB Coaching Awards
  • Leadership Awards (JSLA, CSLA, HSLA) or equivalent
  • Work experience (ideally in the education and/or coaching sector)
International students will be expected to meet the English language requirements of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Plymouth

731 - 1387 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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