Keele University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Education and History

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Course summary

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At Keele University, we’re different. Nestled in 600 acres of countryside in the heart of the UK, we have a big campus but a small and cosmopolitan community. We’re proud to be ‘University of the Year for Student Experience’ in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017, in addition to having been ranked No.1 in the National Student Survey 2014-2016. This is because it’s more than green and lovely, it’s a place of research and academic excellence too. At Keele, studying a combined honours degree will include some modules from both of the single honours degrees. In this case, your programme will be made up of a combination of modules from both Education and History. Education and History fit well together. You will learn the skills of the historian as you deepen your understanding of eras, continents and cultures from political, social and religious perspectives, whilst exploring the ways in which education has been central to social and political change around the world. You will study educational topics such as the nature of learning, the history of education, and changes to educational policies and practices. You will explore the ways in which education has been central to social and political change around the world. Alongside this, you’ll develop an understanding of different approaches to history, developing a range of methods used in their pursuit. You will take classes with internationally known experts and have a lot of flexibility and choice to specialise in the areas that most interest you. When you graduate, as well as the opportunity to pursue further academic study you might choose to do a PGCE and become a teacher or lecturer. Students who have studied these disciplines have entered a wide variety of careers including local government, media and communications, sales and marketing, banking, and the legal profession. There are also opportunities to work in museums, art and community centres. If you are thinking of a career in teaching, Keele’s Language Centre offers a variety of language courses. You may graduate with an enhanced degree with foreign language competency or an internationally recognised qualification in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL).

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

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15 January

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level CCC - BCC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM - MMM
Access to HE Diploma D: 15 credits 106 - 96 UCAS tariff points including a minimum of 15 Level 3 credits at Distinction.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 28 - 26 points
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE English Language at grade C/4 and Maths or Science at grade C/4.

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

https://www.keele.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/undergraduatecourses/educationandhistory/#entry-requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

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From Monday 6 July: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm (weekdays only) Thursday 13 August: 8.00 am - 8.00 pm Friday 14 August: 8.30 am - 6.00 pm Saturday 15 August: 10.00 am - 4.30 pm Sunday 16 August: 10.00 am - 1.00 pm From Monday 17 August: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm ( weekdays only)


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Education and History at Keele University - UCAS