PGCE with Welsh

L6 Level 6
Full Time
9 September 2024 — 20 June 2025
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

About this course

This programme has been developed as a result of consultation which has identified a demand for a post-16 teacher training programme which supports the development and enhancement of Welsh language skills for use within the classroom.
The programme will use the modules, teaching and assessment strategy as well as placement activity in order to embed and infuse Welsh language skills development through the programme. Providing a consistent and supportive environment in which trainees can build their confidence in using the Welsh language within their own teaching.

What you will study

You will cover modules in:

  • The Teaching Practitioner’s Toolkit 2 (20 credits)
  • Action Research in Education (20 credits)
  • The Post-16 Professional Practitioner (20 credits)
  • The Teaching Practitioner’s Toolkit 1 (20 credits)
  • Differentiation, ALN and Inclusive Practice (10 credits)
  • Supporting and Promoting Learner Engagement (10 credits)
  • Digital Skills for Innovative Teaching and Learning (20 credits)

Course fee per year

Tuition Fees: £9,000.00

Entry requirements

Learners will need to have a fully enhanced DBS check prior to starting the course.

  • For the Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (PCET) applicants will require an undergraduate degree at grade 2.2 or higher.
  • For the Professional Certificate in Education (PCET) a relevant level three qualification plus teaching and/or training experience is required.

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18.
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities.
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect.
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice.
  • Course fees are subject to change. Your fee will be confirmed prior to enrolment.
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print.
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers.
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information

Start date

9 September 2024

End date

20 June 2025

Time of day

Day Time

Full Time

11.5 hours per week


City Centre Campus, Cardiff
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PGCE with Welsh

Career prospects & further study

Graduates from PCET programmes are historically highly employable due to the nature of the qualification which enables them to access teaching and training opportunities that are not necessarily limited by subject. The programme continues to support this and enhance employability through the inclusion of wider areas of study, reflecting the needs of learners within the sector as well as wider national and international agendas.


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City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

City Centre Campus,

Dumballs Road,


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