University of Hull has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Make a real difference to the next generation of learners with work placements in schools and other educational settings – including the chance to study or undertake a placement abroad. Gain the skills to work with children and young people in new ways. You'll look at innovative approaches to teaching and learning such as forest schools and digital teaching aids.
- 98% of Hull's educational studies students are in work or further study six months after graduating (UK domicile full-time first degree leavers; Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey, for the academic year 2016/17 published by the Higher Education Statistics Agency 2018)
- Guaranteed work experience throughout - we have links to more than 600 educational institutions giving you a better chance of a placement that suits your ambitions
- Spend a semester at an English-speaking partner institution in a country renowned for high-quality childcare – such as Spain, Norway, Sweden and the Netherlands. Or you could spend the time gaining professional experience in the UK
- Visit maintained and special schools, as well as other educational settings such as museums, galleries and outdoor environments
Foundation Year Compulsory modules Academic Study Skills 1 An Introduction to Psychological and Sociological Perspectives of Learning Introduction to Environments for Learning Academic Study Skills 2 Specialist Module Professional Practice Year 1 Compulsory modules Skills for Academic Success An Introduction to Educational Policy and Learning Digital Technologies in the 21st Century Learning Across the Lifespan Inclusion, Diversity and Rights International Constructions of Childhood Year 2 Compulsory modules Education Research Methods Safeguarding and Promoting the Wellbeing of Children and Young People Digital Technologies in Education Work-Based Pedagogy in Practice Year 3 Compulsory modules Informal and Non Formal Education and Learning Dissertation Optional modules Engaging with Voices in Inclusive Settings Creativity in Education Education, Inequality and Social Justice Leadership, Management and Team Working Education for Personal, Social and Emotional Wellbeing All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.
You'll be assessed through a combination of written, practical and coursework assessments throughout your degree. Written assessment typically includes exams and multiple choice tests. Practical is an assessment of your skills and competencies. This could include presentations, school experience, work experience or laboratory work. Coursework typically includes essays, written assignments, dissertations, research projects or producing a portfolio of your work.
How to apply
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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!
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|Campus name||The University of Hull|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||72 points|
|Access to HE Diploma||Pass Access to HE Diploma|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||24 points|
The foundation year is designed for applicants whose qualifications and experience do not allow direct entry to the undergraduate degree. We expect applicants to demonstrate an experience of a related subject and an aptitude for academic work which may be determined by an essay and/or interview alongside the application. For applicants with Level 3 qualifications, we will usually require a minimum of 80 points.
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||This course requires IELTS 6.0 overall, with at least 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications accepted by the University please visit www.hull.ac.uk|
|Institution's Own Test||60% overall (with minimum 55% in each skill)|
Please click below for a list of the English language qualifications we accept.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
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