Catholic Teachers' Certificate PGDE Strathclyde EDUC4090
- Academic Session: 2020-21
- School: School of Education
- Credits: 0
- Level: Level 4 (SCQF level 10)
- Typically Offered: Runs Throughout Semesters 1 and 2
- Available to Visiting Students: No
- Available to Erasmus Students: No
The course provides participants with opportunities to engage with aspects of Catholic theology and to apply this knowledge in the teaching of Religious Education in schools
15 hours face to face contact. Timetable varies each time. It is dependant on placement
15 hours distance learning
Requirements of Entry
Successful application to PGDE Pogramme and Roman Catholic
■ Summative assessment for the course consists of a written task submitted at the end of each semester. The tasks cover theological knowledge and application to educational contexts, as appropriate. Each submission will be around 1500 words.
Main Assessment In: April/May
The course aims to provide participants with opportunities to engage with aspects of Catholic theology and to apply this knowledge in the teaching of Religious Education in schools.
Intended Learning Outcomes of Course
By the end of this course students will be able to:
■ identify the fundamentals of Catholic doctrine, faith and morals in the light of Scripture, Tradition and liturgy.
■ explain the distinctive nature and mission of the Catholic school;
■ plan, implement and evaluate coherent and progressive Catholic Religious Education lessons and programmes;
■ develop their own professional practice through observation, reflection, evaluation and enquiry.
Minimum Requirement for Award of Credits
Students must submit at least 75% by weight of the components (including examinations) of the course's summative assessment.