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Deputy First Minister launches new route into secondary teaching

An innovative PGDE course providing a new route into secondary teaching for highly qualified graduates and career changers started this week at the University of Dundee. Deputy First Minister and Education Secretary, John Swinney, joined the new students in Dundee today to celebrate the launch of the new Postgraduate Diploma in Education Partnership Induction Model (PGDE PIM). The course is being offered for the first time thi...

Charities challenge students to support social justice

Big-hearted University of Dundee students can transform the lives of some of the city’s most disadvantaged people, the leader of a local charity has said. Helen Hampton, a Senior Young People’s Support Worker with the Dundee and Angus branch of the Women’s Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre (WRASAC), is urging students to sign up for the University’s Social Justice Challenge. The event will match groups of st...