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Course summary

Why study BA Learning and Teaching at Middlesex University?

  • Flexibility: You’ll have the flexibility to study while you work - spending one day each week engaged in online learning activities to build on your existing experience and receive educational support.
  • Teaching: We’ve been delivering education courses for over 60 years, and our experienced researchers and teaching staff are always on hand to give you the support you need to succeed.
  • Progression: You’ll have the opportunity after completing the course to progress to an Initial Teacher Training (ITT) course as a route to gaining Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).
Overview Our one-year BA Learning and Teaching mixes theory with experiential learning in the workplace to give you a solid understanding of the wider context of learning and teaching. You’ll develop your knowledge, understanding and experience in different school contexts, gaining the qualifications to advance your career towards qualified teacher status (QTS) or other graduate career paths. The BA Learning and Teaching degree gives you an ideal foundation to advance your career as it links experiential learning in the workplace to your studies and coursework. On completing the course, you’ll have the opportunity to progress to an Initial Teacher Training (ITT) course as a route to gaining Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). Keep me informed Get access to personalised content on this course and event reminders tailored towards your interests by signing up for alerts on our course page:


Compulsory Contemporary Issues in Learning and Teaching (30 credits) Education Research Project (30 credits) Professional Practice in Learning and Teaching (30 credits) Learning without Limits (30 credits)

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

- Applicants should demonstrate the ability to undertake level 6 final year undergraduate degree study through: - Successful completion of their FdA Learning and Teaching at Middlesex University with classification of ‘Pass with Merit’ or ‘Pass with Distinction’ - Successful completion of an appropriate non-Middlesex Foundation Degree or an equivalent qualification at Level 5 (240 CATS points) with classification of ‘Pass with Merit’ or ‘Pass with Distinction’ or equivalent. - Successful application to Middlesex University for accreditation of prior experiential learning. Suitable applicants can gain the required accreditation by taking Middlesex University module WBH 3615 ‘Review of Learning’. - Applicants should have GCSE English and Maths at minimum grade 4 or grade C or equivalent to support their study at Level 6, as well as to support learners in school. - Equivalent qualifications are welcomed and maturity and experience are taken into account when considering entry requirements. - Applicants should have relevant work experience. They are expected to be working or volunteering in a relevant role to support learning and teaching; this should typically be 2.5 – 4 days per week. - Applicants require an employer's reference from their headteacher (or equivalent) stating their support for the applicant’s study on the programme.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £15100 Year 1
International £15100 Year 1

Additional fee information

At Middlesex, we have a range of funding and loan options available to ensure you are able to attend university, whatever your financial background. Tuition fees vary for UK, EU and International students. More information about fees for the course you are interested in studying can be found at:
Learning and Teaching (Top Up) at Middlesex University - UCAS