Teaching and Education - University of Derby

Teaching and Education

Education "Students most enjoyed finding out more information about courses and the taster sessions." – Teacher who attended a year 12 Education Taster Day
 Exploring Careers in Education
Date Thursday 14 June 2018
Year Group Year 12/13/Access to HE students
Maximum group size Flexible
Length of session Full day
Location University of Derby, Kedleston Road
Description If your students think that a career in education is just about becoming a teacher, we'll encourage them to think again. Join us for a full day of education workshops and talks at our Kedleston Road site. Students will have the opportunity to take part in a range of subject-specific workshops, alongside talks on university life, student finance and student living.
Contact outreach@derby.ac.uk or book here
 Education Experience Day
Date Thursday 12 July 2018
Year Group Year 10 students
Maximum group size Flexible
Length of session Full day
Location University of Derby, Kedleston Road
Description Led by our lecturers and supported by our undergraduate Mentors, this day aims to provide your students with a taste of what studying an education course is really like at university. Students will have the opportunity to explore subject areas such as teaching, education and childhood studies.
Contact outreach@derby.ac.uk or book here 
 Academic Workshops to support your students' learning
Date Flexible
Year Group Year 10 - Year 13/Access to HE students

Maximum group size

30 students
Length of session 1-2 hours or part of a full day visit to the University or at your school or college
Location University of Derby, Kedleston Road
Description

We offer a range of academic led taster sessions, many of which can be delivered at our campus or your school or college. We offer sessions in subjects such as: 

  • Childhood Studies
  • Education Studies and Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
  • Initial Teacher Training  
Please contact us to discuss your requirements
Contact outreach@derby.ac.uk