Aberystwyth University
Geography (Secondary PGCE) PGCE
Aberystwyth University

Key Course Facts

Student Reviews

Below you can see course specific reviews of 40 graduates of Daearyddiaeth (TAR Uwchradd - Graddedigion yn unig) PGCE and other courses in Drama & Theatre at Aberystwyth University for each of the survey questions in comparison to the average for all UK degree courses in Drama & Theatre.

Overall student satisfaction
84 /100
40 total respondents

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the Office for Students

Salary

Salary of Graduates in CAH25

Important: Salary data below is not course specific, but contains data of all students of Drama & Theatre at the university. Due to data collection methodology, salary data is mainly based on data related to undergraduate students.

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £22000 £17500 £20500
25-75 percentile range £19500 - £25000 £13000 - £21500 £16000 - £25500


Salary of all UK Graduates of CAH25

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £20903 £17931 £21753
25-75 percentile range £17825 - £24915 £12598 - £22386 £15916 - £27274

Course Description

The aim of the Geography course is to enable trainee teachers to become passionate, creative and enthusiastic practitioners to stimulate the desire in learners to want to learn about society and the world. By developing an understanding of the Humanities you will have the skills to create a stimulating learning environment, to enable young people to become creative, ambitious, ethical and confident.

Jobs & Career Perspectives

15 months after graduation, graduates of this course were asked about what they do and, if they are working, about their current job and their perspectives.

Current jobs

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Jobs of graduates of this course (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Daearyddiaeth (TAR Uwchradd - Graddedigion yn unig) PGCE at Aberystwyth University

20% Business, Research and Administrative Professionals
15% Caring personal services
10% Sales occupations
10% Customer service occupations
10% Welfare Professionals
5% Process, plant and machine operatives
5% Caring personal services
5% Welfare and housing associate professionals
5% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation
5% Elementary occupations

**Assessment on the course takes many forms including, for example:** essays, reflective writing, presentations, lesson plans, action research project. There are no formal exams. Practice is continuously assessed across all three locations on an ongoing basis.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Drama & Theatre

Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Daearyddiaeth (TAR Uwchradd - Graddedigion yn unig), PGCE, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

Costs

Tuition Fees Geography (Secondary PGCE) PGCE

Channel Islands £9000
Ireland £9000
EU £14280
International £14280

Additional fee information

The PGCE tuition fees for 2023-2024 have not yet been confirmed. The home tuition fee above is for full-time study in 2021-2022 only. The International tuition fee above is for full-time study in 2022-2023 only.

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Average student cost of living in the UK

Rent £518
Water, gas electricity, internet (at home) £50
Supermarket shopping £81
Clothing £35
Eating out £33
Alcohol £27
Takeaways / food deliveries £30
Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food) £24
Holidays and weekend trips £78
Transport within city £17
Self-care / sports £20
Stationary / books £13
Mobile phone / internet £13
Cable TV / streaming £7
Insurance £51
Other £95
  
Average student cost of living £1092

London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.

How to apply

Application deadline:

January 1, 2025

This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.

Possible Entry Points:

  • year 1 (Default entry point)

University Rankings

Positions of Aberystwyth University in top UK and global rankings.

Rankings of Aberystwyth University in related subject specific rankings.

Social Studies & Humanities

    • #2 
    • #76 
    Geography
    GRAS Global Ranking of Academic Subjects - ShanghaiRanking
    [Published 27 October, 2023]
    • #2 
    • #201 
    Geography
    QS World University Rankings By Subject
    [Published 10 April, 2024]
    • #3 
    • #401 
    Social Sciences
    THE World University Rankings by Subject
    [Published 19 October, 2023]

See all 25 university rankings of Aberystwyth University

About Aberystwyth University

Aberystwyth University (Aber) was founded in 1872 in Aberystwyth, Wales. This university has earned itself an impressive array of awards in various domains, including in teaching standards and post-graduate employability. Whether you enjoy walking by the beach or visiting the historic town centre, Aberystwyth is a superb option for those students looking for a quiet place to focus on their academic goals.

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Where is this programme taught

Main Site (Aberystwyth)
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