We offer intensive subject knowledge enhancement courses for those beginning initial teacher training in Secondary Languages. You will cover a range of relevant school based content at key stage 3, 4 and post 16.
Short 8-week FRENCH SKE-
This course is designed for those offering French as a second subject. The course will upskill subject knowledge on the relevant French language being taught in UK Secondary Schools in preparation for their teacher training.
Candidates will need to have a minimum of a GCSE in French (or equivalent).
Short 8-week SPANISH SKE-
This course is designed for those offering Spanish as a second subject. The course will upskill subject knowledge on the relevant Spanish language being taught in UK Secondary Schools in preparation for their teacher training.
Candidates will need to have a minimum of a GCSE in Spanish (or equivalent).
To be eligible trainees must:
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.
Sessions take place at the University’s Walsall Campus. Sessions usually run between 9am and 4pm.
School Direct providers and SCITT providers wishing to discuss funding or any other issues associated with this provision please contact us using the details below.
Contact: For SKE enquiries please contact the SKE Administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org