Andrew Thompson


Course Leader Diploma in Education and Training (DET)

Secondary and Post Compulsory Education

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Andrew has worked in the Further Education sector since 1996. He has considerable course leadership and management experience across a range of academic (A Levels and GCSEs); vocational (BTEC qualifications) and professional (CIMA, AAT, ILEX and CMI) courses in Business Education. Andrew has worked for a number of public examination boards for 10 years at A level and GCSE levels. He has worked in two highly successful FE colleges.

Andrew has a special interest in the student voice, pedagogy, assessment and quality assurance. Andrew is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, and has two post graduate certificates in Teaching, Learning and Assessment.


  • BA (Hons) Combined Studies Degree in Business Studies
  • MA International Law
  • PGCE Business Education
  • MA Leadership and Management in Education
  • Higher MA in Educational Research
  • PGC in Learning, Teaching and Assessment in HE