Work placement opportunities available
Modules reflect the government’s priorities for education
in the Teaching Excellence Framework
UCAS code: 3B49
Year of entry: 2019 2020
UCAS Tariff: 112
Duration: 3YRS (FT) 6YRS (PT)
Institution code: G53
Why choose this course?
This course is for those seeking a career supporting learners across the sectors in educational settings such as mainstream schools, resource provision units, special schools, post-compulsory provision or within the local authority support services. The interdisciplinary approach includes the sociological, historical, psychological, philosophical and contemporary aspects of education.
- provides the opportunity to develop the specialist knowledge, skills and work experience needed to go straight into the workplace or teaching via a Primary Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) or Post-compulsory qualification (PcET)
- opens up additional employment opportunities in informal education settings or progression to further study
- combines taught modules and placement experiences in a range of settings
- enables you to interrelate the policy, theory and practice of learning and teaching for a range of learners
You can also choose to study this course as a foundation year BA (Hons) Education (Additional Learning Needs/Special Education Needs) (four years including foundation year) UCAS Code: 1X53
Why not come to one of our informal drop-in information sessions? Staff from the Education Department will be available in The Study between 4.00pm and 6.00pm to discuss this programme. Drop-in sessions take place in The Study weekly on Wednesdays. Please see dates and register your interest here or drop in on the day.