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    There's a Maths teacher in my school whose degree is in Psychology, and my Psychology teacher with a degree in Psychology also teaches Sociology, so... :dontknow:
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    All the Physics teachers in my school did their first degree in Maths and until a couple of years ago, their Math counterparts all had degrees in Physics. Why they didn't swap departments confused me greatly.
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    (Original post by satinder)
    hi guys, ermmm the question really is....ive graduated this year in accounting and finance with management...would i be able to do a PGCE in maths?...i didnt do an ALEVEL in maths because they wanted an A grade but i got a B???

    Dont know what to do!!
    Yes, you should look into Mathematics Enhancement Courses on the TDA website. I'm on one at the moment, and there are only a few people who have an A-Level in Maths.
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    (Original post by yahyahyahs)
    All the Physics teachers in my school did their first degree in Maths and until a couple of years ago,
    when you say first degree in maths, you mean they had to do a second degree to end up teaching physics???
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    (Original post by bloomblaze)
    when you say first degree in maths, you mean they had to do a second degree to end up teaching physics???
    Sorry, I meant undergraduate and PGCE in the same subject. Strange I think, but some of them were quite good at Maths. However, one Physics teacher's ability was, to put it nicely, rubbish. She really did not understand what she was teaching us, let alone us understanding her!

    I just call them first degrees because it's easier to say, type and so many people have MA and PhDs nowadays, I thought it would be easier to distinguish which degree.
 
 
 
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