Education and Professional Studies - Secondary English (Teach First) (EDUM009)

20 credits

This module will introduce you to educational theories, policies and pedagogical frameworks relevant to the teaching profession and the context of schools in England. You will also learn how to conduct a small-scale, school-based, educational research study Resources for the module will be available online using the University of Exeter’s virtual learning environment, ELE.  Directed tasks will enable you to relate your work as member of staff in a school to scholarly literature and theoretical frameworks to deepen your understanding of schools in your phase. The content of the module is strongly inter-dependent with the other modules in the PGCE Teach First programme.