Mr David Grace BSc ( King’s College, London); PGCE ( Aber) C.Phys, Teacher Fellow in Engineering

Mr David Grace

PGCE Tutor

Lifelong Learning Teacher - Sciences

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Profile

David is the PGCE Physics tutor. He is also responsible for trainees following the science course through the medium of Welsh and for monitoring an supporting the Numeracy of all trainees at Abersytwyth.

Additional Information

David has been an A level examiner for OCR for over 40 years and is the co-author of an A level Physics textbook.

David was part of the teams that revised Nuffield A Level Physics in the 1980's and that developed the Advancing Physics course in the late 1990's.

He also works for the Institute of Physics and is the co-ordinator for the Physics Teacher Network in West Wales.

David also contributes to the department's lifelong learning giving courses in astronomy.

Responsibilities

David is the PGCE Physics tutor. He is also responsible for trainees following the science course through the medium of Welsh and for monitoring an supporting the Numeracy of all trainees at Abersytwyth He has a particular interest into what makes a good teacher - especially physics teachers and is currently reading about pedagogic content knowledge.

Teaching