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University of Worcester: PGCE - Secondary - Psychology

Institution University of Worcester View institution profile
Department School of Education
Study type Taught


Push the boundaries of your own understanding and actively explore dynamic learning experiences to bring Psychology to life.

The course focuses on practical learning through activities, which may include:

  • planning and performing the "Oedipus and Electra" play

  • using technology to engage and motivate

  • designing and delivering a research day with partnership schools

  • working with partnership schools in University

  • exploring psychology in the outdoor classroom

You will also have the option to develop the skills to teach a second subject.

Key features

  • Prepare to teach GCSE and A level Psychology in an engaging, exciting and motivating way to develop skills, intellect and values, passing on your enthusiasm

  • Develop expertise in teaching a second subject

  • Push the boundaries of your own learning

  • Actively share ideas and support each other

  • Use Psychology as a vehicle to explore classroom motivation, learning styles and differentiation.

Postgraduate Certificate in Education - PGCE

The University of Worcester

The University of Worcester is consistently rated one of the UK’s best universities for quality education and student experience. Known for our welcoming, inclusive, friendly atmosphere, Worcester is UK’s number one for gender equality and was recently named Sustainability Institution of the Year and subsequently globally commended at the UN.


Our graduates are highly successful at securing jobs on graduation – the University is regularly in the top 10 for sustained employment. Our graduates also go on to make a real difference for good.

This year, the University will mark its 75th anniversary and remains true …

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