Dave Dennis

Staff details

Position Lecturer
Department Educational Studies
Email d.dennis (@gold.ac.uk)
Phone +44 (0)20 7078 5428
Dave Dennis

Dave Dennis is the Course Coordinator for the Secondary Science PGCE. He has been a classroom practitioner for 32 years having taught science in six schools across inner and outer London. Nineteen of the years were as Head of Science in four of the schools. Dave is passionate about making a difference to learning and teaching for all learners. 


Dave made the move into ITE three years ago by teaching the Education Unit on the Subject Knowledge Enhancement Course at London Metropolitan University. He became Course Leader for the PGCE, at LMU, in September 2013. He has also taught the Assessment in Education Module, as part of the Foundation degree, at King’s College London as well as teaching on the Science PGCE at King’s.

Dave has been a PGCE School Tutor/Mentor since 1987 (and a Fulham FC supporter for a lot longer!).

Professional projects

Dave has contributed an article on Biodiversity to the SEP Beyond Fair Testing publication and you can find him in a number of programmes on Teachers TV.