UCC | School of Education | Alumni

Rachel Shedd, PGCE, graduated 2015

"Having studied science at Masters level, I wanted to transfer my skills towards a career in teaching. The PGCE gave me a really good advantage as I was able to get lots of practical experience to complement the theory I was learning. The lecturers were really supportive and I enjoyed the refreshing learning environment. I am now Course Leader for Science at Colchester Institute and get so much out of my rewarding career."

Veronica Montoyo, TESOL graduate

"Studying at UCC was an amazing experience I will never forget. I enjoyed every minute of the course thanks to the genuine and constant support from my tutors and peers during the most challenging moments."