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Artist Teacher Scheme Taster Session

Artist Teacher Scheme Taster Session

01 June 2017

Find out more about the Artist Teacher Scheme

Artist Teacher Scheme Taster Session

Artist Teacher Scheme Taster Session

02 June 2017

Find out more about the Artist Teacher Scheme

PGCE Post Compulsory Open Day

PGCE Post Compulsory Open Day

03 June 2017

Come to our Open Day and find out exactly what is involved when training to be a teacher on the PGCE (post compulsory) course.

PGCE Primary Open Day

PGCE Primary Open Day

03 June 2017

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.

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

03 June 2017

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2018 entry.

Leadership development and challenges in complementary schools

Leadership development and challenges in complementary schools

07 June 2017

A seminar hosted by Linet Arthur and Ana Souza

Culture, Commitment and Care across the Life Course

Culture, Commitment and Care across the Life Course

08 June 2017

The 10th biennial AAGE Conference will be hosted by the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Beyond Surface

Beyond Surface

20 June 2017

This exhibition celebrates ten years of the Artist Teacher Scheme MA in Education at Oxford Brookes University

Beyond Surface

Beyond Surface

20 June 2017

This exhibition celebrates ten years of the Artist Teacher Scheme MA in Education at Oxford Brookes University

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

07 October 2017

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2018 entry.

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

21 October 2017

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2018 entry.

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

04 November 2017

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2018 entry.

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Past events

Doctorate in Education Taster Session

Doctorate in Education Taster Session

18 May 2017

These taster sessions give you an informal opportunity to speak to academics and members of the programme team to find out more about the Brookes Doctorate in Education course.

'Echo' @The Story Museum

'Echo' @The Story Museum

11 March 2017

'Echo' is an exhibition of work by a collective of students on the Artist Teacher Scheme

Book Launch

Book Launch

10 March 2017

The next Book Launch in the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences in collaboration with the Ashmolean Museum promises to be a great opportunity to celebrate recent publications by our academic colleagues and learn about some of the latest research taking place at Oxford Brookes University.

Playful Teaching and Learning

Playful Teaching and Learning

09 March 2017

Dr Dorothy McMillan and Dr Glenda Walsh External Examiner (ECS) and Head of Early Years Education at Stranmillis University College, Belfast

School Direct: a new perspective

School Direct: a new perspective

01 March 2017

School Direct: training apprentice teachers or developing morally and politically engaged professionals?

Doctorate in Education Taster Session

Doctorate in Education Taster Session

28 February 2017

These taster sessions give you an informal opportunity to speak to academics and members of the programme team to find out more about the Brookes Doctorate in Education course.

The Problem of Time

The Problem of Time

09 February 2017

A seminar hosted by Senior Lecturer James Percival

Postgraduate Study Fair

Postgraduate Study Fair

09 February 2017

Stand out from the crowd - our postgraduate degrees can help boost your employability. Book your place at our postgraduate study fair to find out more about continuing your journey with Brookes.

What happens when a researcher wants to publish differently? A vision of the possibilities - Cabaret as academic discourse

What happens when a researcher wants to publish differently? A vision of the possibilities - Cabaret as academic discourse

15 December 2016

With guest speaker Dr Geof Hill, BCU

Urban-Rural Youth Transitions: Life After School in London and Oxfordshire

Urban-Rural Youth Transitions: Life After School in London and Oxfordshire

07 December 2016

With guest speakers Professor Graham Butt, Dr Patrick Alexander and J L Loewenthal

Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty Palgrave Macmillan Book Launch

Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty Palgrave Macmillan Book Launch

30 November 2016

In collaboration with Palgrave Macmillan, this special event promises to be a great opportunity to celebrate recent Palgrave publications by academic colleagues and learn about some of the latest research taking place in the Faculty.

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open Day

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open Day

19 November 2016

Come to our Open Day and find out exactly what is involved when training to be a teacher on the PGCE (post compulsory) course.

PGCE Primary Open Day

PGCE Primary Open Day

19 November 2016

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.

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

19 November 2016

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2017 entry.

Multiple Methods in Education Research

Multiple Methods in Education Research

11 November 2016

Intelligent integration of ways of knowing symposium 2016

An anthropological study of the aspirations and emotions of university graduates in New York City

An anthropological study of the aspirations and emotions of university graduates in New York City

09 November 2016

With guest speaker J L Loewenthal, Oxford Brookes University

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open Day

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open Day

05 November 2016

Come to our Open Day and find out exactly what is involved when training to be a teacher on the PGCE (post compulsory) course.

PGCE Primary Open Day

PGCE Primary Open Day

05 November 2016

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.

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

05 November 2016

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2017 entry.

Japanese Lesson Study

Japanese Lesson Study

02 November 2016

With speaker Pauline Tyson, Oxford Brookes University

How Dead Are the Dead in Funnybones?

How Dead Are the Dead in Funnybones?

27 October 2016

“In a dark, dark town… some skeletons lived” A reading of modern children’s literature suggests that current thinking about death has a number of important aspects – and that not all of them prepare adults for talking about an important subject!

The World of Children's Books

The World of Children's Books

19 October 2016

With Daniel Hahn, a British writer, editor and translator

Decoding Mental Health - promoting emotional well-being in children and young people

Decoding Mental Health - promoting emotional well-being in children and young people

13 October 2016

With presenter Professor Barry Carpenter CBE, MBE, PhD, Honorary Professor, Universities of Worcester, Hamburg, Limerick and Adelaide.

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open Day

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open Day

08 October 2016

Come to our Open Day and find out exactly what is involved when training to be a teacher on the PGCE (post compulsory) course.

PGCE Primary Open Day

PGCE Primary Open Day

08 October 2016

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.

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

08 October 2016

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2017 entry.

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

14 July 2016

Observing and Understanding Decision-making in Two Year-olds (multi-modal readings of dialogue and agency) with speaker Penny Lawrence

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

05 July 2016

How is the practice of a group of adult branch student nurses who are learning to administer Intramuscular injections (IMI), affected by their clinical placement experiences with speaker Kathleen Greenway, Oxford Brookes University

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

23 June 2016

Idiots, Buffoons and Absentees: Representations of Fatherhood in modern children's picture books with speakers Mat Tobin and Nick Swarbrick, Oxford Brookes University This is one of a series of new research seminars within the School of Education. These seminars aim to provide a valuable and constructive platform for sharing ideas about teaching and research.

Primary Science Conference

Primary Science Conference

17 June 2016

Oxford Brookes University and the Oxfordshire Science Learning Partnership are joining forces to run an exciting and informative conference

Power, the Individual and Society

Power, the Individual and Society

16 June 2016

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Research Conference 2016

Multilingual learners in context

Multilingual learners in context

11 June 2016

This symposium brings together academics and practitioners from three importantly different but intrinsically related learning contexts for multilingual learners: mainstream schools, international schools, and community/supplementary schools.

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

08 June 2016

Mapping Metacognition, Lesson Planning and Reflection for Teaching and Learning with speaker Nicoleta Gaciu, Oxford Brookes University

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

07 June 2016

Class Dismissed: Education, Class and Hypocrisy with speaker Annie Haight, Oxford Brookes University This is one of a series of new research seminars within the School of Education. These seminars aim to provide a valuable and constructive platform for sharing ideas about teaching and research.

Artist Teacher Scheme Taster Session

Artist Teacher Scheme Taster Session

04 June 2016

Come along to our taster session for the Artist Teacher Scheme. Join our course leader and present students for informal and interactive ATS activities and find out more about the course.

Artist Teacher Scheme Taster Session

Artist Teacher Scheme Taster Session

04 June 2016

The Artist Teacher Scheme (ATS) is the national programme of continuing professional development courses for artist teachers

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open Day

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open Day

04 June 2016

If you are interested in becoming a teacher in the post compulsory sector then come along to our Open Day and talk to lecturers about exactly what is involved when training to be a teacher on the PGCE (post compulsory) course.

PGCE Primary Open Day

PGCE Primary Open Day

04 June 2016

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.

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

04 June 2016

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2017 entry.

Doctorate in Education Taster Session

Doctorate in Education Taster Session

01 June 2016

These taster sessions give you an informal opportunity to speak to academics and members of the programme team to find out more about the Brookes EdD course.

Neuroscience and Attachment Strategies Training Day

Neuroscience and Attachment Strategies Training Day

27 May 2016

This one-day course will help develop teachers' subject knowledge and confidence in working with vulnerable young people

Creative Learning: From Best Practice to Next Practice

Creative Learning: From Best Practice to Next Practice

24 May 2016

A series of events and workshops discussing the principles and practices of creative approaches to learning.

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

11 May 2016

An Exploration of Loss in the Pedagogic Relationship between Adults and Young Children in an Early Years Context with speaker Catharine Gilson, Oxford Brookes University This is one of a series of new research seminars within the School of Education. These seminars aim to provide a valuable and constructive platform for sharing ideas about teaching and research.

OutBurst 2016

OutBurst 2016

05 May 2016

Brookes will be bursting out of the university campus into the community, bringing great ideas, activities and entertainment right to the doorstep of the Oxford public.

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Oxford Filmmakers Night

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Oxford Filmmakers Night

05 May 2016

Celebrate our local talent with documentaries made by students, staff or members of the public.

Artist Teacher Scheme Taster Session

Artist Teacher Scheme Taster Session

30 April 2016

This taster session will involve interaction with current ATS students during an informal making day.

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

28 April 2016

Remembrance in Schools with speakers David Aldridge, Patrick Alexander, Annie Haight, and Susannah Wright, Oxford Brookes University

Get Published! Student Research Conference

Get Published! Student Research Conference

15 April 2016

Research ranging from the use of lasers to visualise plant responses to pests, the representation of food in 17th Century Dutch paintings and cult mindsets linked to the radicalisation of terrorists will be exhibited at Oxford Brookes this month.

School of Education Charity Fundraising Day

School of Education Charity Fundraising Day

14 April 2016

The School of Education are hosting a charity fundraising day at Harcourt Hill Campus in aid of Sobell House.

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Searching for Sugar Man

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Searching for Sugar Man

24 March 2016

Two obsessed fans set out to learn a man’s true fate.

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

24 March 2016

Impact of the Primary Computing Curriculum on ITE and the pedagogy of the wider primary classroom with speaker Clare Fenwick, Oxford Brookes University

Doctorate in Education Taster Session

Doctorate in Education Taster Session

17 March 2016

These taster sessions give you an informal opportunity to speak to academics and members of the programme team to find out more about the Brookes EdD course.

Doctorate in Education Taster Session

Doctorate in Education Taster Session

17 March 2016

These taster sessions give you an informal opportunity to speak to academics and members of the programme team to find out more about the Brookes EdD course.

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Cove

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Cove

10 March 2016

Exposing both a shocking instance of animal abuse and a serious threat to human health.

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

09 March 2016

Critical Thinking and Young Childrens Literature with speaker Mary Roche

School of Education Research Seminars

School of Education Research Seminars

08 March 2016

Building Research Capacity in ITE: Turning CPD into Research with speaker Yvette Solomon, Manchester Metropolitan University

Understanding the 'be' in behaviour & Core principles to change your practice

Understanding the 'be' in behaviour & Core principles to change your practice

02 March 2016

Specialist Outreach for Social Emotional & Mental Health Difficulties "...understanding behaviour as a communication..."

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Case against 8

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Case against 8

25 February 2016

A behind-the-scenes look inside the case to overturn California's ban on same-sex marriage.

Neuroscience and Attachment Strategies Training Day - CANCELLED

Neuroscience and Attachment Strategies Training Day - CANCELLED

24 February 2016

Develop your learning to work with young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties.

Neuroscience and Attachment Strategies Training Day - CANCELLED

Neuroscience and Attachment Strategies Training Day - CANCELLED

24 February 2016

Develop your learning to work with young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties.

Routes into Teaching Open Evening

Routes into Teaching Open Evening

10 February 2016

If you are just about to leave university or are thinking about changing your career then come along to our 'Routes into teaching' event. Find out about this exciting and rewarding career and the different ways you can train to become a teacher.

School or Education Research Seminar Series

School or Education Research Seminar Series

10 February 2016

Picking up the Cool Tools: Working with Strategic Students to get Bite-sized Information Literacy Tutorials Created, Promoted, Embedded, Remembered and Used with speaker Hazel Rothera, Oxford Brookes Learning Resources

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

08 February 2016

Freedom as Non-Domination, Standards and the Negotiated Curriculum with speaker Neil Hopkins, University of Bedfordshire

Doctorate in Education Taster Session

Doctorate in Education Taster Session

02 February 2016

These taster sessions give you an informal opportunity to speak to academics and members of the programme team to find out more about the Brookes EdD course.

'Resistant Forces' Art Exhibition

'Resistant Forces' Art Exhibition

29 January 2016

This exhibition supports a second year module in the Oxford Brookes University Artist Teacher Scheme MA in Education programme.

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Look of Silence

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Look of Silence

10 December 2015

Through Joshua Oppenheimer’s work filming perpetrators of the Indonesian genocide, a family of survivors discovers how their son was murdered and the identity of the men who killed him...

Does Class Size Matter? What We Have Learned from 50 Years of Research

Does Class Size Matter? What We Have Learned from 50 Years of Research

09 December 2015

This is one of a series of new research seminars within the School of Education. These seminars aim to provide a valuable and constructive platform for sharing ideas about teaching and research.

Thinking, Doing, Talking Science project

Thinking, Doing, Talking Science project

09 December 2015

This is one of a series of new research seminars within the School of Education. These seminars aim to provide a valuable and constructive platform for sharing ideas about teaching and research.

Christmas Carol Service

Christmas Carol Service

03 December 2015

Start your Christmas celebrations with the annual Oxford Brookes Christmas Carol Service at Harcourt Hill Campus.

Mental Representation, Learning and the Construction of Conceptual Knowledge in Electronics Education

Mental Representation, Learning and the Construction of Conceptual Knowledge in Electronics Education

26 November 2015

This is one of a series of new research seminars within the School of Education. These seminars aim to provide a valuable and constructive platform for sharing ideas about teaching and research.

PGCE Primary Virtual Open Day

PGCE Primary Virtual Open Day

25 November 2015

Primary teaching is a fulfilling and rewarding career with excellent career prospects - learn more about it at our Virtual Open Day.

PGCE Primary Virtual Open Day

PGCE Primary Virtual Open Day

25 November 2015

Come along to our Virtual Open Day where PGCE Primary staff and students will be live on our web chat. You can also take a tour of our Harcourt Hill campus and find out about our facilities and support services.

Building Research Capacity in ITE: Turning CPD into Research

Building Research Capacity in ITE: Turning CPD into Research

17 November 2015

Unfortunately this event has been cancelled

Figuring and Becoming: First Steps on the Road to Forming Personal, Professional and Academic Identities among Beginning Student Nurses

Figuring and Becoming: First Steps on the Road to Forming Personal, Professional and Academic Identities among Beginning Student Nurses

11 November 2015

This is one of a series of new research seminars within the School of Education. These seminars aim to provide a valuable and constructive platform for sharing ideas about teaching and research.

PGCE Primary Open Day

PGCE Primary Open Day

07 November 2015

Come and talk to lecturers and students about training to be a Primary teacher on our one year full time PGCE Primary course.

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open day

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open day

07 November 2015

Come and talk to our lecturers and students if you are interested in becoming a teacher in the post compulsory sector.

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open day

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open day

07 November 2015

If you would like to teach students aged 16 years and over then come along to our PGCE Post-compulsory Open Day and talk to lecturers about exactly what is involved.

PGCE Primary Open Day

PGCE Primary Open Day

07 November 2015

If you want a rewarding and exciting career with excellent prospects then Primary teaching could be for you. Come along to our PGCE Primary Open Day and talk to present students and staff about our one year course, involving university based sessions alongside substantial periods of practical experience in schools.

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Town of Runners

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Town of Runners

05 November 2015

The world’s best long-distance runners hail from one small town in Ethiopia. See how they do it!

Research on Morphemic Approaches to the Teaching of Spelling

Research on Morphemic Approaches to the Teaching of Spelling

04 November 2015

This is one of a series of new research seminars within the School of Education. These seminars aim to provide a valuable and constructive platform for sharing ideas about teaching and research.

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Fourth Estate

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Fourth Estate

29 October 2015

Director Lee Salter is coming to Oxford Brookes to introduce 'The Fourth Estate'. The Fourth Estate is a feature documentary about the media business; the history, the practices, and the people who run it.

Virtual Open Week

Virtual Open Week

26 October 2015

A virtual open week for prospective undergraduate students interested in studying in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, for 2016 entry.

Familiar and Strange: Primary Teacher Education in Japan and England

Familiar and Strange: Primary Teacher Education in Japan and England

22 October 2015

This is one of a series of new research seminars within the School of Education. These seminars aim to provide a valuable and constructive platform for sharing ideas about teaching and research.

Red Riding Hood's Reality Check or What to do with a Wolf

Red Riding Hood's Reality Check or What to do with a Wolf

14 October 2015

School of Education lunchtime lecture

Neuroscience and Attachment Strategies Training Day

Neuroscience and Attachment Strategies Training Day

07 October 2015

Develop your learning to work with young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties

Teaching Assistant Management in the Primary Classroom

Teaching Assistant Management in the Primary Classroom

06 October 2015

This is one of a series of new research seminars within the School of Education. These seminars aim to provide a valuable and constructive platform for sharing ideas about teaching and research.

PGCE Primary Open Day

PGCE Primary Open Day

03 October 2015

Come and talk to lecturers and students about training to be a Primary teacher on our one year full time PGCE Primary course

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open day

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open day

03 October 2015

Come and talk to our lecturers and students if you are interested in becoming a teacher in the post compulsory sector.

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open day

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open day

03 October 2015

If you would like to teach students aged 16 years and over then come along to our PGCE Post-compulsory Open Day and talk to lecturers about exactly what is involved.

PGCE Primary Open Day

PGCE Primary Open Day

03 October 2015

If you want a rewarding and exciting career with excellent prospects then Primary teaching could be for you. Come along to our PGCE Primary Open Day and talk to present students and staff about our one year course, involving university based sessions alongside substantial periods of practical experience in schools.

School of Education Research Seminars

School of Education Research Seminars

30 September 2015

Reflecting on learning through technology in a medium-sized HEI in Southern England with speaker Abi Ball, Oxford Brookes University

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Act of Killing

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Act of Killing

24 September 2015

In this chilling and inventive documentary, executive produced by Werner Herzog, Errol Morris and André Singer, the unrepentant former members of Indonesian death squads are challenged to re-enact some of their many murders in the style of the American movies they love.

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

08 September 2015

The use of 'Mantle of the Expert' to help children understand the nature of science

Artist Teacher Exhibition

Artist Teacher Exhibition

02 September 2015

Come along and view an exciting exhibition of MA in Education artist teachers third year Major Project research/artwork.

Thinking, Talking and Doing Science conference

Thinking, Talking and Doing Science conference

26 June 2015

Oxford Brookes is hosting their annual primary science teaching conference; an opportunity to hear about exciting and evidence-based strategies for teaching primary science to raise standards and to increase pupils’ enthusiasm.

Doctorate in Education Taster Session

Doctorate in Education Taster Session

17 June 2015

These taster sessions give you an informal opportunity to speak to academics and members of the programme team to find out more about the Brookes EdD course.

Primary Assessment Without Levels Conference

Primary Assessment Without Levels Conference

10 June 2015

This conference will give you an opportunity to hear from one of the country’s leading experts on primary assessment and from the emerging practice of Oxfordshire schools.

PGCE Primary Open Day

PGCE Primary Open Day

06 June 2015

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

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open Day

PGCE Post-Compulsory Open Day

06 June 2015

If you are interested in teaching students aged 16 years and above then come along to our Open Day and talk to lecturers about exactly what is involved when training to be a teacher on the PGCE (post compulsory) course.

PGCE Primary Open Day

PGCE Primary Open Day

06 June 2015

If you are interested in primary teaching as a career then come along to our Open Day and find out more about our PGCE Primary course, meet our lecturers and talk to students about what it is really like to train to be a teacher.

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Conferences

Perspectives on Behaviour

Wednesday 21 January 2015, Harcourt Hill Campus, Oxford Brookes University

Thinking, Doing and Talking Science

Friday 20 June 2014, Harcourt Hill Campus, Oxford Brookes University

Behaviour Management

Wednesday 5 June 2013, Oxford Brookes University

Phonics and Early Reading

28 November 2012, Oxford Brookes University

Inter-disciplinary dialogue about reality, knowledge and the pursuit of truth

7–8 September 2012, Oxford Brookes University

Excellence through meaningful mathematics

30 May 2012, Oxford Brookes University

Undergraduate Student Research Conference

29 March 2012, Headington Hill Hall, Oxford Brookes University

Annual confernence for undergraduate students to showcase their research.

Learning with Technology

7 March 2012, Oxford Brookes University

Partnerships Conference: Freedom for a Creative Curriculum

March 2011, Oxford Brookes University