University of Greenwich

International Postgraduate Certificate in Education Online

If you are passionate about developing inclusive intercultural learning and global connectivity in your teaching practice, this online course is ideal for you.

The iPGCE is a global teacher education qualification for practitioners, with two or more years of teaching experience, who want to gain a recognised international qualification for teaching in early years, primary, secondary or equivalent educational context. This online course is designed to develop teaching skills and knowledge when working with a diverse student body. You will need to be teaching or supporting teaching in a formal education setting (voluntary or paid) throughout the duration of the course.

Studying the International PGCE will enable you to develop your professional competency, as a creative and inclusive educator, through critical reflection and research in a national and global context. This award is widely recognised as an international qualification for teaching excellence.

Once you complete the course, you can use 60 credits towards completing a part-time or a full-time Master’s in Education through our Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process.

  • iPGCE is widely recognised as an international qualification for teaching excellence.
  • Contains 60 Master's credits that can be used within 3-5 years (subject to institution’s RPL processes) towards a part-time Master's in Education.
  • This course is delivered online

Career Prospects

What sort of careers do graduates pursue?

This postgraduate award promotes career development, particularly in relation to leadership in an international education setting.

Do you provide employability services?

Our services are designed to help you achieve your potential and support your transition towards a rewarding graduate career.

The Employability and Careers Service provides support when you are preparing to apply for placements and graduate roles. It includes CV clinics, mock interviews and employability skills workshops.

Each School also has its own Employability Officer, who works closely with the industry and will provide specific opportunities relevant to your own course.

Course Details

Teacher Education Pedagogy (30 credits)
Research Informed Teacher Education (30 credits)

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