BA (Hons)

Education Studies (Foundation Entry)

Duration
4 Years
Start
September 2024
UCAS Code
X301
Delivery
Campus Taught

Keen to pursue an interest in education? Our Education Studies Foundation Entry programme delves into the systems and experiences from early years to lifelong learning.

Why study with us

  • There are work placement opportunities within an educational setting at each stage of your degree.
  • If you’ve a prior qualification, you can join the course in Year 2 or 3, depending on your experience.
  • We keep your employment needs in mind, so study can usually take place with a one-day-release from your workplace.
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What you'll do

  • Some of our graduates have gained Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) scholarships onto master’s degrees and doctorate level studies.
  • You’ll learn how to conduct research, develop presentations, collaborate in teams and develop critical approaches to policy and literature.
  • Tailor your dissertation study to particular professional needs or personal interests.

Modules

Course delivery

Following the pandemic, we have found that some courses benefit from a blended learning and teaching approach. Therefore, the majority of your teaching will be face-to-face on campus aside from a small amount of online teaching where we have learnt it works best.

90%Face-to-face
10%Online

Please note the delivery information for this course is accurate for the academic year 2023/24. The information displayed in this section may not yet accurately reflect how the course will be delivered in 2024/25 but this information will be updated by December 2023.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

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Future careers

Education Studies Foundation Entry can lead to different careers in education, but the majority of our graduates progress to teaching, gaining places on primary PGCE courses or joining the Schools Direct programme.

Fees and funding

2024/25
UK
First year£9,250 for the first year
Full-time£9,250 per year
International
First year£16,400 for the first year
Full-time£16,500 per year

Scholarships and bursaries

We have a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

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This course is based in the School of Psychology and Humanities

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