Discover our courses starting in September 2019 

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Education (ALN/SEN)

BA (Hons)
Education (ALN/SEN)

Placements

Work placement opportunities available 


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Modules reflect the government’s priorities for education


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UCAS code: 3B49

Year of entry: 2019 2020

UCAS Tariff: 112

Duration: 3YRS (FT) 6YRS (PT)

Institution code: G53

Location: Wrexham

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.

The course:

  • 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.

 

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