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Course summary

This exciting interdisciplinary degree offers a broad approach to understanding childhood and youth, helping you pursue a wide range of careers. These include working directly with children, working with young people and families, primary teaching, social work, local government and charity sector roles. Our BA Childhood Studies explores different cultural constructions of childhood and youth, and the impact on lived realities in different contexts. Taking a child-centred approach, we encourage you to consider the rights and perspectives of children on all the matters that affect them.

Modules

Visit our website for the latest information on which modules we offer. https://courses.leeds.ac.uk/115/childhood-studies-ba


How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)

Successful completion of Year 1 of a relevant degree course

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We will consider applicants with the following T-levels at grade CACHE A, as well as GCSE English at 4 or above: Education and Childcare Health We accept numerous other equivalent qualifications. Subjects must be from our accepted subjects list.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://courses.leeds.ac.uk/115/childhood-studies-ba#entry


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6.5No less than 6.0 in any component.

Find out more about equivalent English language qualifications.

https://www.leeds.ac.uk/site/custom_scripts/admissions_qualifications.php


Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
80%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
85%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

For further information please see http://www.leeds.ac.uk/undergraduatefees
Childhood Studies at University of Leeds - UCAS