Education Studies BA (Hons)

Education Studies BA (Hons)

Associate degree
36 months
Application deadlines: 15 January
Application fee: £12
Full-time
Intakes: September
International tuition: £13,250
Domestic tuition: £9,250

Program overview

If you want to make a positive contribution to people’s lives and society as a whole, then take the first step towards becoming an educationalist. Graduates have gone on to a variety of successful careers in both the public and private sectors; in local government services, nurseries, learning support, personnel management, careers advice, social services and charities.

Study options

This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

GCSEs Five GCSEs at grade C/4 or above including English Language or Literature Plus one of the following: A levels A minimum of 120 UCAS points from at least two A levels BTEC BTEC National Diploma - Distinction/Distinction/Merit BTEC Extended Diploma - Distinction/Distinction/Merit International Baccalaureate 28+ points Access course Pass in QAA accredited Access to HE with 30 Level 3 credits at Merit. We will normally require students to have had a break from full-time education before undertaking the Access course Interview: No Work experience: No This course is for students who intend to build a career working with young children. While this is most likely to mean employment in primary schools, it can also include nursery and other pre-school and after-school settings. Personal statement selection criteria Clear communication skills, including good grammar and spelling Information relevant to the course applied for Interest in the course demonstrated with explanation and evidence If relevant for the course - work and life experience English language requirements: If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent when you start the course is essential.

Career opportunities

The Education Studies BA (Hons) develops skills that are particularly useful for students who intend to build a career working with young children. While this is likely to mean employment in primary schools, it can also include nursery and other pre and after-school settings. Many of our recent graduates have started their careers in; teaching (PGCE), education practice, nurseries, youth work and educational publishing for example. We also offer a range of postgraduate opportunities, including an Education Studies MA.