Higher Education In this section Studying higher education Innovate 21 Competition Programmes Foundation degree programmes Top-up degree programmes Masters degree Professional qualifications Higher Apprenticeships North East Institute of Technology Research & Scholarly Activity Student life HE Information Our education higher education programmes If you can inspire others and have a passion for education we can help you progress in this challenging and rewarding sector. BA (Hons) Education & Training (Top-up) Part Time This programme will top-up your foundation degree in an education or supporting learning related area to a degree and will provide you with the potential to progress within the education sector. Certificate in Education Part Time Completion of this programme will provide you with an initial teacher training qualification for the post-compulsory and training sector. FdA Supporting Learning & Teaching Part Time This programme will help you to play an important role in creating a thriving learning environment either in the classroom as a learning support assistant, teaching assistant or another related role in this rewarding sector. Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (PgCE) Part Time This qualification is ideal if you wish to teach in the lifelong learning sector such as a further education college, sixth form, an adult and community education setting or training in the workplace.