|Study location||United Kingdom, Aberystwyth|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£13,750.00 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
- A degree, at least 50% of which is History-related
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 with minimum 5.5 in each component
At least 2 reference(s) should be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Interview is a part of admission process
The course aims to give trainee teachers the confidence and skills needed to become successful teachers of History. It provides a firm foundation in understanding the teaching and learning process which is essential for the development of excellent professional classroom skills and high teaching standards.
Trainees are introduced to a range of essential teaching skills such as lesson planning and preparation, questioning, explaining, marking pupils’ work, preparing resources, classroom management and control strategies in order to produce efficient, enthusiastic and creative teachers of History. I.C.T. provides opportunities to enhance delivery in the classroom and features as an important element of the course.
Trainees are expected to actively participate in the course; for example delivering micro lessons, creating resources, developing thinking skills and experimenting with new ideas for teaching history.
The course is designed to prepare trainees to teach History in the National Curriculum at KS3, KS4 and post-16, including AS and A2 courses. Preparing pupils for examinations at Key Stage 4 and A Level is a central feature of the course.