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    Just an interesting question: What subjects can you teach at Secondary School with a Law or a Criminology degree .... apart from the obvious (Law or Criminology) because as far as I know it... There probably isn't much demand for Law or Criminology teachers in schools... for one thing no such thing as GCSE Criminology exists.

    Remember keep it to Secondary School and Sixth Form like

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    One further question... with one of these degrees is it possible to teach MFL (Languages) and if so , how?
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    You would only be eligible to teach Citizenship/PSHE, really, across the whole age range - though some schools may hire you as a general Humanities teacher and require you to teach Philosophy and Ethics, RE, History, etc. It's not really a great degree to go into secondary school teaching with, as you'll be the teacher who mops up any spare lessons in the timetable as you won't be particularly qualified for anything. Also, Citizenship is on shaky ground as a subject and not all schools offer it; it could go off the curriculum entirely if Gove gets his way, which would mean you'd be out of a job.

    In a sixth form college, you could teach Law and potentially Politics or Business Studies, depending on your knowledge base/degree modules.

    You'd need a degree or native fluency in the foreign language you wanted to teach in order to be an MFL teacher. Most PGCE MFL courses require you to have a second language as well, as the majority of MFL jobs in schools are for dual linguists. There are top-up courses available for MFL teachers prior to starting PGCE courses if you're a bit rusty - these are called Subject Knowledge Enhancement courses and usually last six weeks or so (full time).

    Hope that helps!
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    (Original post by Lord Jon)
    Just an interesting question: What subjects can you teach at Secondary School with a Law or a Criminology degree .... apart from the obvious (Law or Criminology) because as far as I know it... There probably isn't much demand for Law or Criminology teachers in schools... for one thing no such thing as GCSE Criminology exists.

    Remember keep it to Secondary School and Sixth Form like

    Many Thanks
    My english teacher (both lit and lang) went Cambridge for Law if it is any help, but the Cambridge part was probs the reason tbh...
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    Yo should go with Criminology.
 
 
 
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