The PGCAP is an accredited qualification, nationally recognised through the Higher Education Academy and worth 60 Master’s level credits. It is based at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) and is a four module programme intended to develop the knowledge, skills and principles required to be effective in academic practice. It places considerable importance on the development of practice at disciplinary level. It combines workshops, independent study and work-based activity such as teaching observation.
It is a part-time course completed over 2 years