This wide-ranging degree provides you with an insight into the role of education in society, both nationally and internationally. You will study sociological, philosophical, historical and political perspectives. Benefit from work experience and placements including student tutoring and volunteering, and ‘learning from work’ options.
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
Main Site (Newcastle)
23 September 2019
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Main Site (Newcastle)|
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||BBB||No specific subjects are required, though social sciences are preferred. Evidence of extended essay writing preferred|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDM||Will be considered, areas of social science or cultural studies preferred.|
|Access to HE Diploma||
D: 30 credits
M: 15 credits
P: 0 credits
|Level 3 units in Social Sciences, Cultural or Media Studies are desirable. At least 30 level 3 credits at Distinction and in addition at least 15 level 3 credits at a minimum of Merit.|
Combinations of Highers and Advanced Highers accepted.
Scottish qualifications can be taken in more than one sitting.
|Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal||D3, M2, M2||At least one social science preferred|
|Extended Project||If you offer the Level 3 Extended Project Qualification in a topic relevant to the degree programme, we will vary our offer to recognise this.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||32 points||30-32 points including three subjects grade 5 or above at Higher Level.|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H1, H1, H2, H2, H3||At least one social science subject preferred|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||BB||BB in addition to Scottish Highers AABBB. At least one social science/cultural studies subject preferred|
CACHE L3 qualifications: These must either be the equivalent of 3 full A levels in size, or be in addition to 3 A levels grades ABB to BBB.
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|