We see education as a powerful vehicle for personal and social change within the local and global community. We develop a community of learners which inspires and supports educators who share our core values by providing our students with a high quality learning and teaching experience.
Our Equality and Diversity statement (PDF 91k - opens in new window) sets out our departments aims.
We educate our students with an ethos and encourage a learning community which promotes a shared understanding and engagement with our core values. These values underpin our teaching, research and partnerships and include equality, celebrating diversity, inclusion, social justice, human rights, democratic practice, partnership and collaboration, mutual respect and sustainability. You can read our Vision and Mission Statement (PDF 89KB - opens in new window) for further details.
Our students enjoy modern surroundings
We provide creative, innovative and inspirational teaching and learning experiences, developing empowering systems that support our students and staff. This is achieved by working closely in partnership with schools, NGOs, local authorities and other organisations.
Find out more about our partnerships with schools.