Department of Education

SKE Geography

For anyone with a conditional offer for a Geography Initial Teacher Education (ITE) course.
Funded by the Government's Department for Education (DfE) so free to students.

You will also be eligible to receive a £200 a week bursary from the date of enrollment until the beginning of your ITE course.

You will follow a personalised programme of study to meet your subject enhancement needs. The course will cover the following topics to A level standard:

  • Rivers and coasts
  • Weather and climate
  • Biogeography and resources
  • Tectonics and hazards
  • Hot deserts and cold environments
  • Glaciation
  • Population and migration
  • Globalisation, economic change and tourism
  • Globalisation, development, trade and aid
  • The challenge of urban environments
  • The challenge of rural environments and agriculture.

The course offers blended learning, combining:

  • distance learning with tutorial support
    You will continue to have access to both until the end of your ITE course.
  • 2-week summer school on campus in July/August.

More details.

You can also contact the SKE Geography Leader: Rob Rosenthal

For more information and to apply, visit the Vidlearn website.