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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.
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
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||LSBU Main Site - Southwark Campus|
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
- Year 2
- Year 3
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)
|UCAS Tariff||96 - 104 points|
|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)
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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