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Education, Culture and Childhood BA (Hons)

University of Sheffield

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    27-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

This course prepares you for a career in education that goes beyond teaching. It could take you into leadership and management, educational welfare work or even educational journalism and publishing. As you’d expect, it’s a sound basis for a primary PGCE or further training in social work or educational psychology.It’s a fully-rounded experience, covering the themes that underpin policy and practice as well as issues around child development, psychology, sociology and much more. The second year includes a 180-hour work placement where you get to apply what you’ve learned. You choose where you want to go. We’ll help you find a place if you get stuck.Our School of Education is the UK No 1 for research with impact (Research Excellence Framework 2014). Our academics work with local authorities, government departments, professional bodies, community groups, broadcasters and publishers. Their work makes a positive difference to people’s lives. And they want the same for you.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
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£ 18,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Sheffield

  • University League Table

    28th

  • Campus address

    University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, Sheffield, S10 2TN, England

As a member of the UK’s prestigious Russell Group, the university has a global reputation for research and teaching excellence.
Among the world's top 100 universities (QS World University Rankings 2020) Sheffield offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in a wide range of subjects.
Located in the centre of the UK in a friendly and affordable city, the university has more than 29,000 students from over 150 different countries.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    42nd out of 81 8

    12th out of 102 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    127 64%

    27th

    10
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    51 51%

    77th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.20 84%

    19th

    17
  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    145 73%

    18th

    11
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    78 78%

    6th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.87 77%

    81st

    12

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