Study Education at Brunel and benefit from the best of both worlds; engaging with theory and policy while building your experiences through practical learning and opportunities that will take your learning beyond the classroom on or off our London campus.
Whether you’re considering our undergraduate degree in education, our PGCE courses or the master’s in education - you’ll have the chance to build transferable skills.
You’ll improve skills from communication and collaboration to presentation and writing through a number of structured and informal opportunities that will take you out of the traditional lecture hall environment.
We understand that teaching and learning takes place in a wide variety of settings so whether it’s through our outstanding campus facilities, subject-specific and university-wide programmes or unique campus location that allows you to explore the world of education in London, we will support your development.
Take a look at how you could take your education degree to the next level
We have a well-established alumni network of graduates who have loved their time at Brunel and want to give back. Many of our graduates come back on campus to give talks and session that will give you an insight into progressing into education related fields once you finish your studies. We also have some of our alumni act as mentors to current students, sharing their experiences and networks with our current generation of students.
The facilities on our London campus will aide your learning and prepare you for your next steps. As well as our state-of-the-art 24/7 library which boasts its own librarian for Education there will be a range of different types of classrooms that you'll be in. For those of you doing teaching, you will experience a range of classroom settings that closely reflect real world primary and secondary teaching environments. This means you’ll be able step into your future career with confidence.
You’re never too far from top institutions and centres for education or networking events on or off our London campus, as you’ll be studying in the cultural capital of the UK. Being within easy reach of Central London, as well as the home counties, is a big plus for you especially when securing placements. Trips to places like The Museum of Childhood and taking your learning outside of the classroom into other settings go a long way towards building your knowledge of both formal and informal education.
The READY Programme runs across the university and is an employability course exclusively available to new students starting their journey at Brunel. The scheme provides students with the opportunity to learn about product and service design, teamwork and communication allowing you to build a host of transferable skills future employers will look for. You’ll get to work on real, inspiring, sustainable, cross-cultural development projects that will make an impact.
Start your journey to a future in education