Outreach Events

Getting into Primary Teaching (UG)

Have you considered becoming a primary school teacher? Attend our Getting into Primary Teaching UG webinar event and find out more about career prospects, the course options for when you have completed school or college.

19 Oct 2021 - 19 Oct 2021


Event Overview

Interested in becoming a teacher or pursuing a career in education? The Institute of Education at the University of Cumbria is one of the most successful in the UK, with 9 out of 10 of our students being employed or in further education just 15 months after graduating (HESA Graduate Outcomes Survey 2020).

The University of Cumbria is built on an exceptional legacy of education training spanning over 100 years. Our teacher training courses provide all you need to develop into a teacher who inspires young minds.

Our Getting into Teaching session gives you the opportunity to find out more about career prospects, the course options and routes you can take into studying Primary Education or Teaching and Learning with us straight after your time at school or college. 

Find out what our academics look for in a future teacher or educationalist and what you can do to boost your application to university.

Join our online webinar to discover more about our primary teaching pathways available at our Carlisle, Lancaster and London campuses. 

Our agenda: 

  • About the University of Cumbria's Institute of Education
  • Our UG ITE and Non-ITE course
  • Placement experience and gaining your QTS  
  • Top tips for applying 
  • Q&A session


This session will last around 45 minutes, with plenty of time for audience questions.

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