Keele University has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
At Keele University, we’re proud to be consistently ranked in the Top 3 UK universities for student satisfaction, which is testimony to the safe, supportive and welcoming campus we hope you’ll soon call home. 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 how 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 how 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 having 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 foreign languages, 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).
For a list of indicative and likely optional modules please visit the course website.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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
|A level||BBC - BCC|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||D: 15 credits||112 - 104 UCAS tariff points including a minimum of 15 Level 3 credits at Distinction.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||30 - 28 points|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||GCSE English Language at grade C/4.|
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.