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Education, Society and Culture (top-up) (part-time) BA (Hons)

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What you'll study

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About the course

Primarily aimed at those working in an educational setting, this one-year top-up programme enables you to examine educational issues and generate new ways of thinking. Building on your prior knowledge and understanding, you’ll be encouraged to question the aims and values of educational systems and processes. Major themes include key issues in education and learning, equality and diversity, loss and bereavement awareness and death education, and anthropology and childhood.

Through problem-based learning, you’ll gain the ability to construct and sustain well-reasoned arguments and present these in a clear, evidence-based manner. This strong focus on problem-based learning means you’ll graduate with the confidence and ability to transfer this to your work environment. 

Entry requirements

International students

(language requirements)

If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level.

This course requires IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications acceptable by this University, please click here.

If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses.

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Future prospects

You’ll have a variety of career options in education. This top-up will provide you with a valuable academic qualification and opens up opportunities for promotion, to progress into graduate-level careers or roles, and for postgraduate training in teaching, social work and youth work.