Secondary Mathematics Subject Knowledge Enhancement Courses

We offer intensive subject knowledge enhancement courses for those beginning initial teacher training in Secondary Mathematics. You will cover a range of relevant school based content at key stage 3 and 4.

Courses

Long 28 week - 26 November 2018 to 7 June 2019 Applications for this are now closed

This course is designed to enable applicants who have limited key stage 3 and/or 4 Mathematics curriculum knowledge to gain the subject knowledge they require to train as a secondary Mathematics teacher. 

Short 8 week 

2019 date tbc. Application link to follow

This is a very intensive, 8-week subject knowledge enhancement course for those beginning initial teacher training in Secondary Mathematics. You will cover a range of relevant school based content at key stage 3, 4 and post 16.  

Am I eligible for this SKE course?

To be eligible trainees must:

  • Not be going onto an undergraduate course.
  • Not already hold qualified teacher status.
  • Have agreement from their ITT provider that they should attend.  (i.e. it needs to be a condition of a PGCE offer)

Funding

An DfE bursary is payable to participants if eligible. A training bursary of £200 per week is available for eligible course participants. For further information, please visit the Department of Education website.

(Please note those with a 3rd class degree are not eleigible for a bursary and no bursary funding can be paid until the final degree grade is confirmed.)

Bursary payments are made monthly with the first month in arrears. 

Further information

Sessions will take place at the University’s Walsall Campus. Sessions usually run between 9am and 4pm.

DO NOT DELAY – APPLY FOR PGCE/SCHOOL DIRECT SEPTEMBER 2019

Contact: ske@wlv.ac.uk