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BA (Hons) Education Studies Top Up

Education Studies Top Up

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your qualification to a BA degree


Accredited Learning Support Assistant (ALSA) option available


in the Teaching Excellence Framework 

UCAS code: 3R6B

Year of entry: 2020

UCAS Tariff: N/A N/A

Duration: 1YRS (FT)

Institution code: G53

Location: Wrexham

Why choose this course?

This course is perfect for people already working in education and related fields who want to pursue their studies alongside their job.

The course:

  • is designed for education and multi-agency practitioners with a foundation degree or equivalent level five qualification in an education related subject area
  • helps you critically reflect on education practice and build upon your knowledge, understanding and skills to further develop your work-based practice
  • allows you to develop your skills and abilities in the context of your current employment
  • gives you a range of optional modules so you can tailor the course to your interests or career ambitions
  • has a long history of providing a well-respected, successful and alternative pathway into mainstream primary teaching via a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE – Primary Education) or Post-compulsory qualification (PcET – Adult and Further Education)
  • keeps options open for a range of other career opportunities that involve work with children and young people


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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