We use cookies to ensure the best user experience and to serve tailored advertising. To learn more about our cookies and how to manage them, please visit our cookie policy

Close icon

Personalise what you see on this page.

Choose from the options below. We'll show you information based on your current location as default.


  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.


  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.


  • Undergraduate courses
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.
Viewing as a student from United States living in United States interested in Undergraduate courses

Education Studies (Top up) BA (Hons)

University of Greenwich

Add to favourites

Course options

  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    University Centre West Kent

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 Years

Course summary

This Education Studies top up programme is designed specifically for those students interested in developing their current Level 5 qualification to a Level 6 full BA (Hons) degree. Focusing on various educational specialisms, the courses are designed with employability, enterprise and research at the fore. Students are expected to reflect throughout the programme on their current practice (voluntary or employed) whilst using theory and contemporary strategy to inform their professional pedagogy. Learning takes place in the classroom with a strong emphasis on debate, discussion and analysis of developments in the diverse world of education. Students work towards the Greenwich Graduate Attribute Criteria.The programme aims to provide you with:A broad-based platform for the study of key aspects of the academic field or discipline of Education and/or Education StudiesA focus on major concepts and current practices as a basis for understanding their application to the broad field of educationAn understanding of the importance of being able to evaluate learning and teaching in the context of the wider community and society at largeA broader understanding of the relationship between educational theory and other social scientific perspectivesDevelopment of critical analysis of, and reflection on, education as a basis for potential career developmentAn understanding of the nature and operation of social enterprise within the education sector.The majority of Education Studies students begin with the aim of becoming primary teachers; however, an additional aim of the programme is to create awareness of the wide range of education-related careers that are available to graduates that do not involve classroom practice.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 12,100per year

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

Entry requirements

Choose a qualification

GCSE/National 4/National 5 :

English Language/Literature Grade C/4 and Maths Grade C/4


University information

University of Greenwich

  • University League Table


  • Campus address

    University of Greenwich, Old Royal Naval College, Park Row, Greenwich, SE10 9LS, England

The university has 4,863 International students from 102 countries studying in the UK.
The university works with 30 overseas partner organisations.
Greenwich Campus has one of the most beautiful settings in London.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    68th out of 81 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    128 64%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    60 60%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.16 83%



Is this page useful?

Yes No

Sorry about that...



Thanks for your feedback!