Mathematics subject knowledge enhancement guide: 2016 to 2017

Guidance and form for initial teacher training providers applying for subject knowledge enhancement programmes for the 2016 academic year.

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We have allocated the 2016 to 2017 bursaries. New bursaries will not be available from August 2019.


Subject knowledge enhancement claim form: academic year 2016 to 2017

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The guidance explains what subject knowledge enhancement is, how to apply, who can benefit from it, and how providers will deliver the programme.

Subject knowledge enhancement programmes:

  • help applicants gain the depth of subject knowledge needed to train and teach their chosen subject
  • only apply to mathematics
  • are only for pre-service, post-graduate programmes
  • specifically support programmes which allow trainees to teach maths to GCSE and level 3
Published 15 September 2016