|Study location||United Kingdom, Leicester|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill)
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Personal statement selection criteria
Combine the study of the skills and methods behind educating and teaching, with the beginner or post-GCSE level study of the French language.
The course is ideal for students who discontinued languages at school after year nine or GCSEs, or those who have no background in languages. Competence in a foreign language is useful for primary teaching and may provide a foundation for teaching secondary learners.
Thinking and Learning in Higher Education
Evidence-based Teaching and Learning
Perspectives on Education
Language Module One
How People Learn
Plus, elective modules from:
Philosophy of Education
Global Comparative Education
Contemporary Cultural Perspectives
Technological Transformations in Learning
Computer Programming as a Tool for Learning
Music in the Life of the Primary School
Teaching Diversity: Inclusive Education Internationally
Language Module Two
Plus, select elective modules from:
Education and Equality: Class, Race and Ethnicity
Gender and Education
Education and the Arts
Special Educational Needs in Education
Adult Learners and Lifelong Learning
Language Module Three
The Education Studies BA (Hons) develops skills that are particularly useful for students who intend to build a career working with young children. While this is likely to mean employment in primary schools, it can also include nursery and other pre and after-school settings.
Many of our recent graduates have started their careers in; teaching (PGCE), education practice, nurseries, youth work and educational publishing for example. We also offer a range of postgraduate opportunities, including an Education Studies MA.
While the majority of our students choose to follow a career in teaching, the degree opens up opportunities to work in a number of wider educational environments, including youth and community work, local authority employment, social and educational research and early years settings.
We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.