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Education Studies
Education Studies BA (Hons)
Education Studies BA (Hons)

Education Studies BA (Hons)

  • ID:US440039
  • Level:3-Year Bachelor's Degree
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  • Type:Full-time

Fees (GBP)

  • TuitionFee/Year:£11,500.00
  • LivingFee/Year:£4,000.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:£11,500.00
  • LivingFee/Year:£4,000.00
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements

- Our typical offer is:

  • Grade 6.0 out of 10 from Upper Secondary School Certificate

- We also require passes at GCSE grade C or above, which must include Mathematics and English Language. If you have studied for a new GCSE for which you will be awarded a numerical grade then you will need to achieve a grade 4 or above.

- You are also welcome to apply if you have:

  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • A Certificate in Education (Cert Ed)
  • A Professional Certificate of Education (PGCE)
  • A Foundation Degree
  • Relevant training experience and qualifications
  • Students must also obtain a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure Barring Service check

English requirements

If English is not your first language we will require an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with an overall score of 6.0 and at least 5.5 or higher in each component: reading, writing, listening and speaking. An alternative approved Secure English Language Test (SELT) can also be considered if the applicant's element scores are equivalent to those required for IELTS.

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Course Information

BA (Hons) Education Studies will give you a detailed understanding of the principles of education, and its systems and structures. You will critically explore all phases of education, from a range of historical, philosophical, sociological and psychological perspectives.

If you want to continue training and become a teacher, when you graduate from this course you will be guaranteed an interview for a University of Sunderland PGCE degree.

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

BA (Hons) Education Studies prepares you for a career in many different aspects of the education system. These include informal and vocational learning, care, training, professional development, and curriculum development.

  • This course has 100% Overall Satisfaction according to the National Student Survey 2018
  • Our Academic Studies in Education courses (which include BA (Hons) Education Studies) are ranked 7th in the UK for The teaching on my course and are in the top 25% for Learning opportunities, Academic support and Overall satisfaction, according to the National Student Survey 2018
  • The course focuses on all phases of education so you can tailor the course to your personal career plan
  • Stage 2 offers increased student-led assessment with your choice of placement, curriculum design project and individual research plan
  • Our Education courses (which include BA (Hons) Education Studies) are ranked 2nd in the UK according to The Guardian University league tables 2020
  • 93.4% of our graduates are in employment, further study or training within six months of graduating, according to DLHE 2016/17 (based on full-time, first degree, home leavers)
  • ‘World-leading’ research in Education according to the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF)
  • The curriculum offers a good mix of theoretical and practical study of the discipline of education, exploring various perspectives

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