The English subject course reflects the realities of teaching today: it is wide ranging, covering everything from teaching Shakespeare to developing pupils’ creative writing, from the theories underlying reading development to analysing non-fiction texts, from studying grammar to learning how to use drama in the classroom, and much, much more!
You will learn about current developments in the teaching of English and its place as a core subject. You will have the opportunity to develop your subject knowledge across these areas both in the subject sessions and during self-study periods. You will conduct research on current approaches to teaching English and show your inventive and innovative side by producing engaging teaching materials. This will support you on your journey to becoming and outstanding teacher.