School of Education and Sociology
Study childhood and youth; Develop your career in education; Train as a teacher
What we offer
Exploring a vital and fascinating field
How do we learn about ourselves, our world, the subjects we're interested in? How best to guide and support that learning? Whether you are aiming to be a teacher, a trainer, an administrator or an early years practitioner, the School of Education and Childhood Studies provides the ideal environment for you to explore these questions in the ways most appropriate to you.
Getting into Teaching: Teacher Training at Portsmouth
There are many different routes that you can take to become a teacher. We offer a range of teacher training pathways, and a friendly network of schools for teaching practice, to help you meet your ambitions.
Studying and working with children and young people
The sector has been an area of considerable growth and development in recent years, particularly in Early Years. Studying best practice and recent thinking with our expert staff will enhance your knowledge, your employability and your potential for further study.
Research in Education: What’s Happening at Portsmouth
The academic staff based in the School of Education and Childhood Studies come from a range of specialist backgrounds, and have formed research clusters to support each other and also work collaboratively on projects.