Education Studies (Work Based)

London South Bank University

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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The BA Education Studies course is designed for people who are working in an educational setting and want to gain a relevant degree while in employment. All course content will enable you to apply theory in the workplace with a view to enhancing your professional skills through reflexive practice. Modules have been developed jointly between LSBU’s departments of Psychology and Education to enable you to develop and apply your understanding of how children learn.

Course details

Modules

Year 1: What is education?; Study skills; The relationship between psychology and education; Constructing childhood; Community family and children; Language, literacy and learning. Year 2: Developing mathematical thinking; Introduction to social and developmental cognition; Interpersonal interactions; Alternative education setting placement; Barriers to learning; Equality, culture and citizenship. Year 3: Project; Applied personality, intelligence and testing; Creativity in education; Applied assessment for learning; Contextualising education globally.


How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeX302
Institution code L75
Campus nameLSBU Main Site - Southwark Campus
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

International applicants

English Language Requirements for International and EU Applicants: IELTS 6.0 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 5.5) or TOEFL IBT 80 ( the minimum score required in each skills areas are: Reading 18, Listening 17, Writing 17, Speaking 20) or Pearson Test of English Academic 52 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 51)


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 96 - 104 points
A level BCC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM
Access to HE Diploma D: 9 credits M: 36 credits P: 0 credits

Must be working in an Education Setting Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs A-C including Maths and English or equivalent (reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above).

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Interview


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

Additional fee information

Read fees and funding information at https://www.lsbu.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/fees-and-funding
Education Studies (Work Based) at London South Bank University - UCAS