Work placement opportunities available
Modules reflect the government’s priorities for education
in the Teaching Excellence Framework
UCAS code: 3B49
Year of entry: 2019
UCAS Tariff: 112
Duration: 3YRS (FT) 6YRS (PT)
Institution code: G53
Why choose this course?
The BA (Hons) Education (ALN/SEN) is an undergraduate programme 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 course provides the opportunity to develop specialist knowledge, skills and work experience required for immediate transfer to the workplace, or to progress into teaching via a Primary Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) or Post-compulsory qualification (PcET). Additional career options include employment in informal education settings or progression to further study.
Combining taught modules and placement experiences in a range of settings, our degree will enable you to interrelate the policy, theory and practice of learning and teaching for a range of learners. The interdisciplinary approach includes the sociological, historical, psychological, philosophical and contemporary aspects of education.
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.