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Course summary

The course will examine current issues in the world of education and look at what influences education and professional practice in schools and colleges.


On this course you will learn more about yourself as a learner and as a professional. This will help you to take responsibility for your future learning and continuing professional development and to engage in lifelong learning with confidence. You will extend your knowledge and understanding of the world of education and skills, examining current issues and debates and finding out more about what influences education and professional practice. Your understanding of excellent classroom practice and supporting learning will increase and you will be able to review local practice in the light of new understanding of practice in wider national and international contexts.

How to apply

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New College Swindon
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

This course is not available to applicants who require a visa to study in the UK.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Foundation Degree in a relevant subject.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)



Fitness for practice screening will be required.

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7570 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7570 Year 1
Scotland £7570 Year 1
Wales £7570 Year 1
Channel Islands £7570 Year 1
EU £9270 Year 1
International £9270 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please note tuition fees for Home students may increase in subsequent years both for new and continuing students in line with an inflationary amount determined by government. Tuition fees for International students may increase in subsequent years both for new and continuing students. Oxford Brookes University intends to maintain its fees for new and returning Home students at the maximum permitted level.
Education and Lifelong Learning (New College Swindon) at Oxford Brookes University - UCAS