Start Your Story in Primary Education
at the University of Cumbria
Understand what motivates, inspires, develops and engages young minds and experience learning in a variety of stimulating environments delivered by a passionate academic team. Your teaching story starts here.
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Why Choose Primary Education at Cumbria?
Instil a love of your chosen subject with the children you teach
Learn from an experienced, highly qualified programme team, working at the forefront of the academic field
Utilise cutting edge research on a newly re-validated and up-to-date course
"With a focus on practical, hands-on learning, our courses are designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge you need."
"I wanted the ability to look back in 50 years and be proud of my career, its accomplishments and the difference I have made. I know now that I have made the right decision."
- JOSEPH RUDD, PGCE PRIMARY EDUCATION WITH QTS
"The university offered the possibility to complete the final placement back home in Northern Ireland and throughout the whole process of applying to being accepted, you were made to feel very welcome."
- SHANNON KEYS, BSC (HONS) - PGCE GENERAL PRIMARY (5-11YRS) WITH QTS
"My tutors were brilliant. From the first day, they tried to make things as easy as possible for me, going above and beyond their roles. It’s that connection with the tutors that will make you an effective teacher."
- STEAFAN DEERY, PGCE PRIMARY WITH PHYSICAL EDUCATION SPECIALISM