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BA (Hons)

Education & English

3 years
September 2024

Interested in studying education and how children learn? Want to train to be a teacher in the future and specialise in English? Our degree in English and Education is an ideal route into a range of professional roles.

Why study with us

  • You can take work placements each year. This can be in settings such as a nursery, primary or secondary schools, or in further education.
  • We offer a semester-long placement in each year of study. You'll gain valuable experience immersed in educational settings to better understand the daily realities and dynamics of being in a classroom.
  • Our programmes offer you the chance to pursue particular areas of interest and develop specialisms in areas such as inclusion and special needs.

What you'll do

  • Combining English with Education offers routes into teacher training. Also, into non-teaching professional careers or postgraduate research.
  • You can combine your study of Education with English Literature and/or English Language and incorporate modules in creative writing.
  • You'll spend time on placements, working alongside other professionals. This will be highly valued by potential future employers.


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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Studying our BA (Hons) Education and English course open the doors to a career in education, as well as offering routes into a range of other options including journalism, publishing, arts administration, theatre and advertising.

Fees and funding

Full-time£9,250 per 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

For information on possible changes to course information, see our essential and important course information

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