Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

PGCE Primary Open Day

This event has now finished. Please see our events website for details of upcoming events at Brookes.

Who this event is for

  • Prospective students - postgraduate taught


CG.02, C, Harcourt Hill Campus


If you want a rewarding and fulfilling career with excellent prospects then training to be a Primary teacher could be a great move.

Our one-year full time primary education PGCE course provides you with the professional skills required to become an effective classroom practitioner able to teach primary school children of all ages.

At the end of the course you will qualify with Qualified Teacher Status.

The course content is based on a reflective and critical approach to theory, policy and practice, through university-based teaching sessions and substantial periods of practical placement in schools across the age ranges. Learn more about the course.

The increase in primary age school children ensures that career prospects for trained primary teachers is excellent.

Come along to our Open Day and talk to lecturers and students about exactly what is involved when training to be a Primary school teacher on the PGCE course.

Subject sessions are at 10.00 - 10.45 and at 13.00 - 13.45. You can also tour the Harcourt Hill campus and drop into the Information Zone to talk to our Finance and Admissions Advisors.