Subject in a box

Subject in a box, developed by Loughborough University, provides insight into degree-level study with engaging lessons suitable for key stage 4 level learning. The resource also gives additional information on career opportunities after degree-level study. A comprehensive session plan, including the associated resources and equipment required to deliver the interactive session, are provided for workshop deliverers. And it is recommended that before use, deliverers should select any adjustments required for their audience.

Top tips
  • This resource can be integrated into enrichment days, such as careers week and personal development
  • The resource can be used to supplement encounters with employees and the workplace if off-site work experience is not possible
  • You can also use the resource during after school clubs and during tutor time


  • Careers Leader
  • Free
  • BM4: Linking curriculum learning to careers
  • English embedded careers learning
  • Maths embedded careers learning
  • Science embedded careers learning
  • Other subject embedded careers learning
  • BM3: Addressing the needs of each pupil
  • Aspiration raising
  • Addressing stereotypes
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Further education and skills
  • Audio
  • Videos
  • Virtual
  • SEND