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    I'm currently in the process of changing my degree from mathematics (because I did not enjoy it) to something I enjoy. I really don't know what I like :/ but I know I'd love to go into secondary education/education sometime. I'm just wondering whether the University of Birmingham's BA Education degree would allow me a pathway into secondary education?
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    Im in a similar situation! Not really enjoying my Uni course and considering what to do :/ I would think it would give you a good route into Education and doesn't it grant you your QTS? I know if you want to be a specialised teacher such as a maths teacher your probably best sticking with maths and doing a PGCE at the end of it.
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    It's a tough one isn't it :/. What course are you doing, what have you decided at the moment? But I don't enjoy maths :/ and the idea of teaching something I have no passion for is depressing
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    (Original post by Zenchi)
    It's a tough one isn't it :/. What course are you doing, what have you decided at the moment? But I don't enjoy maths :/ and the idea of teaching something I have no passion for is depressing
    When you say you want to go into education, do you mean:

    • educational psychology
    • special-needs education
    • education policy-making
    • teaching
    • head-teacher, etc.

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    I guess nearly all of them, see they all seem enticing but I'm really really undecided at the moment :/
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    (Original post by Zenchi)
    I guess nearly all of them, see they all seem enticing but I'm really really undecided at the moment :/
    Well, the only decision you really have to make is this: do you want to educate (i.e. a teacher, in which case, do a degree in a subject and then a teacher-training course), or do you want to know about education (in which case, study education)?
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    (Original post by молодой гений)
    Well, the only decision you really have to make is this: do you want to educate (i.e. a teacher, in which case, do a degree in a subject and then a teacher-training course), or do you want to know about education (in which case, study education)?
    What if I want to do both? Can't I do a PGCE with a supplemental subject course after an Education undergrad
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    (Original post by Zenchi)
    What if I want to do both? Can't I do a PGCE with a supplemental subject course after an Education undergrad
    I don't know, actually. I assumed that a degree in X is necessary to do a PGCE in X.
 
 
 
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