How Are Lessons Delivered

These videos show what your lessons could look like. There are a variety of teaching styles and these lessons are more ‘teacher-led from the front’ instead of students working together, but you will find out more about your school’s teaching culture at interview.

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Students at Key Stage 3 are aged between 11 and 14; Key Stage 4 students are aged between 14 and 16.

Science lesson Key Stage 4

Maths lesson Key Stage 3

English lesson: 

Key Stage 3

Key Stage 4

History lesson: 

Key Stage 3

Key Stage 4

Geography lesson Key Stage 3

Spanish lesson Key Stage 3

French lesson Key Stage 3

Computer Science - teacher case study

Online Lessons

Teachers across the UK have been working hard to produce online lessons for young people at home during the lockdown. These are obviously very different from classrooms but will give you an idea of lesson structure and content.

Oak National Academy

An online school created in response to the lockdown, the lessons are based on videos and quizzes for most subjects and age groups. They have also produced videos for trainee teachers where experienced teachers explain how they planned and delivered online lessons.

BBC Bitesize

The BBC is providing daily lessons for children aged 5 to 15 in a range of subjects and will include some famous faces in coming weeks.


If you want to get an in-depth view of your subject’s curriculum and what you will teach, Seneca Learning includes resources for curriculum and student revision.

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