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PGCE Information Evening


26/09/2019 - 26/09/2019


5:00PM - 6:30PM


Peter Froggatt Centre (Main Site Quadrangle)
Queen's University Belfast



Are you considering a career in teaching? Come along to the School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work to find out about the opportunities available at Queen’s University. We offer a PGCE course (Postgraduate Certificate in Education) with seven different pathways into teaching in Post-Primary schools: Maths, Science (Physics, Chemistry or Biology), Computing/IT, Modern Languages, English, Religious Education, Social Science (Politics or Sociology).

The event will include a brief introduction to the course, contributions from former students and a chance to meet academic staff. You’ll also have opportunities to learn more about the application process and how best to prepare for interview.

If you want a career that is rewarding, challenging and makes a difference then come along and find out all you need to know about the PGCE at Queen's University. Whether you have just begun your degree, are in your final year or have already graduated you are welcome to attend.

Want to inspire? Teach!

Please register to attend by using the Book Online link.


5.00  Refreshments and meeting PGCE staff and former students

5.20  Introduction to the PGCE – James Nelson, PGCE Director

  • A student’s Perspective of the course
  • Careers in Teaching – QUB Careers Service

6.00  Break into subject groups

Staff will be on hand throughout the evening to answer questions on the application process.

School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work