The Department of Teacher Education

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Leading Edge Practice, Leading Edge Research.

The Department of Teacher Education consists of over 25 academics involved in teaching, research and knowledge transfer within the field of professional education. The group focuses on teacher education, medical and dental education as well as promoting character, virtues and values within its research. It also incorporates the new University School.

Programmes and Courses 

  • Initial Teacher Education

  • Subject Enhancement Courses

  • School Direct

  • Education for Health Professionals

  • Doctoral Research Training




As well as our funded research work, the department hosts two dedicated research centres.

The Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues

The Centre for Research in Medical and Dental Education (CRMDE)