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Disability Studies in Education ​ BA (Hons)

Liverpool Hope University

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 12th for Education (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    120
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    82.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    4.47 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: X11C

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: BBB–BBC
SQA Higher This qualification is accepted but no typical grades have been provided
UCAS Tariff: 120–112 UCAS Tariff points must come from a minimum of two A Levels (or equivalent). Additional points can be made up from a range of alternative qualifications.

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Fees

Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per year
Overseas students: £11,400 per year

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The Course

Summary

**Disability Studies** is an academic field that recognises disability is fundamental to all human lives. It acknowledges the wider history of oppression and discrimination experienced by disabled people and seeks to educate people to challenge those inequalities. Informed by this perspective, the Disability Studies in Education degree **examines the relationship between disability and education** at all life stages and in a wide range of educational contexts. On this degree, **you will undertake a critical exploration** of disability and education in a wide range of contexts, from the ways in which compulsory education responds to the needs of disabled children, young people and adults, to the ways in which arts-based and cultural organisations work with disabled people and images of disability.There is also a **compulsory placement** that will enable you to enhance your understanding of course themes and demonstrate your abilities to work in a professional context.**Why study this degree at Liverpool Hope?**+ Links with agencies and disability organisations+ Integration with the **University’s Research Centre for Culture and Disability Studies** (CCDS)+ Excellent preparation for working with and on behalf of disabled people in a range of contexts

Start Dates

  • September 2019 at Hope Park

Liverpool Hope University

University League Table Ranking: 53rd

Liverpool Hope University offers one of the UK's widest choices of combined degrees across the arts, humanities, sciences, social sciences, and education. Ranking in the top five UK universities for student satisfaction (The Complete University Guide 2019) Liverpool Hope University offers gold-rated...

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Postal Address

Department of Disability and Education
Liverpool Hope University
Hope Park
Liverpool
L16 9JD
ENGLAND

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