Department of Education

Virtual Teaching Information Event

Welcome to our permanent Teaching Information Event! We hope this page will give you all the information you need to help you decide whether you would like to train to be a teacher at Sussex on one of our PGCE or School Direct subject courses.

After browsing this page, you may want to join an online Q&A drop-in session for those considering teacher training at Sussex. See upcoming dates and register.

Watch our course information videos ...

1. An introduction to Initial Teacher Education (ITE) at the University of Sussex, our setting, our mission and our ethos

 

2. Details about the various postgraduate routes to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and the Sussex PGCE


3. Becoming a Secondary teacher by training at Sussex
 


4. The Sussex Primary PGCE course

 

Subject-specific presentations

Business Studies
Design Technology (DT)
Drama

A pre-recorded presentation on teacher training at Sussex with a Drama specialism from Lead Curriculum Tutor, Karen Sturgess.

English

A pre-recorded presentation on teacher training at Sussex with an English specialism from Lead Curriculum Tutor, Sue Pinnick. 

Link to Vimeo recording/presentation

Geography

A pre-recorded presentation on teacher training at Sussex with a Geography specialism from Lead Curriculum Tutor, Andy Lowe.  

 

History

A pre-recorded presentation on teacher training at Sussex with a History specialism from Lead Curriculum Tutor, Richard McFahn.

Media

A pre-recorded presentation on teacher training at Sussex with a Media specialism from Lead Curriculum Tutor, Keith Perera. 

Modern Foreign Languages (MFL)

A pre-recorded presentation on teacher training at Sussex with an MFL specialism from Lead Curriculum Tutor, Claire Stenning. 

Music

A pre-recorded presentation on teacher training at Sussex with a Music specialism from Lead Curriculum Tutor, Stella Knight.

Psychology

A pre-recorded presentation on teacher training at Sussex with a Psychology specialism from Lead Curriculum Tutor, Jasbinder Badesha. 

Science

A pre-recorded presentation on teacher training at Sussex with a Science specialism from Lead Curriculum Tutor, Fi Branagh.  

New to the University of Sussex?

Take a virtual tour of our campus, teaching spaces and facilities

Still got questions? 

Join a live Zoom Q&A (Zoom links will be emailed to you in advance of your session) or contact the relevant subject-specific tutor by email any time.