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What will I learn?

Course summary

Grow academically and professionally on a course which has, as its primary aim, the development and supply of competent teachers who are capable of securing employment in an education setting. You will graduate as an experienced and employable textiles teacher, ready to inspire young people. This course provides an advanced academic qualification alongside the real-world experience in school settings. Along with honing your subject skills, you'll learn crucial teaching techniques including behaviour management and student support. There are 120 days of school-based training that allow you to become used to the realities of teaching before graduation. You are assessed through supportive, collaborative means, helping you to grow and improve.

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in teaching Key stage 3, 4 and 5 in a secondary teaching post, academic career as researcher via Masters level study and PhD, Local Authority/Voluntary Sector worker or researcher, Non-Government Organisation (NGO) administrative and research posts, enrichment work with young people. more general graduate careers including retail management and the civil service.

Which department am I in?

Sheffield Hallam University

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
£13,905.00 (US$ 18,178) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

August 2020

Venue

City Campus

Howard Street,

Sheffield,

S1 1WB, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

The following qualifications will be considered for entry on to postgraduate taught programmes: a first degree or professional qualification recognised as being equivalent to degree standard; an HND or higher education diploma with substantial work experience in an appropriate field; successful completion of a recognised pre-Masters course. The following qualifications will be considered for entry on to postgraduate research programmes (MPhil/PhD): Masters Degree from a recognised university. IELTS for UKVI 6.0; Listening: minimum level 5.5; Speaking: minimum level 5.5; Reading: minimum level 5.5; Writing: minimum level 5.5.

For international students

Academic Entry requirement : Students normallyneed to have GCSE grade C or Grade 4 in English Language and mathematics and science, or equivalent*. Where applicants have achieved a GCSE grade 4 or above in English literature only we will look for further evidence of a breadth of achievement in English. We will consider applicants who are in the process of obtaining the relevant GCSEs. Thye must also have a degree in textiles, fashion design or a related design and technology subject. English language requirement: If English is not your first language you will need an IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in all skills, or a recognised equivalent.

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About this uni

At Sheffield Hallam, be taught by people who are experts in their subject and passionate about sharing their knowledge and industry experience.

  • Based in Sheffield - a true student city
  • Work placements for students through a vast network
  • A low cost of living
  • Modern, upgraded facilities across two campuses