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TEF Gold

University of York has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.

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The BA in Education explores the field of education from a variety of perspectives. The education system is a major and increasingly significant part of modern society; this programme will encourage you to engage in critical reflection on the aims and values of education.

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 code X300
Institution code Y50
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
A level BBB
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM We consider a range of BTEC qualifications equivalent to 3 A Levels, or in combination with A Levels or other qualifications.
Access to HE Diploma D: 21 credits
M: 24 credits
P: 0 credits
Scottish Higher AABBB Acceptable without Scottish Advanced Highers.
Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal M2, M2, M2
Extended Project C We recognise the value of this qualification and for this programme you will be eligible for a reduced offer of one grade below the typical offer, where an EPQ is taken alongside 3 A Levels or equivalent and you achieve a mark of grade C or higher
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 31 points
OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma DDM We consider a range of OCR qualifications equivalent to 3 A levels, or in combination with A levels or other qualifications.
Scottish Advanced Higher Acceptable in conjunction with Scottish Highers.
Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015) B We will consider this qualification alongside or in combination with A Levels or other qualifications, as equivalent to one A Level.

We consider a wide range of qualifications for entry. If your qualification or combination of qualifications is not listed here please visit our website for further information: https://www.york.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/applying/entry/

Although we do not typically hold interviews for this course, mature candidates and those with special circumstances and/or qualifications may be invited to attend an interview.

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

https://www.york.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/courses/ba-education

Additional entry requirements

Other

GCSE requirements:

We don't require any specific GCSEs for entry to this course. However, if you wish to train as a teacher you should be aware that GCSE or equivalent passes in Mathematics and English Language and, for primary teaching, a science, are required.


English language requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £17,890 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

For additional information please see our web pages at: https://www.york.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/fees-funding/

Provider information

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University of York
Heslington
York
YO10 5DD


Course contact details

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Admissions Enquiries

01904 324000

Fax: 01904 323538