SWANSEA UNIVERSITY

Education

Foundation  |  Placement Year:   No

Education is a forward-looking, research-led discipline concerned with policy and practice from a global perspective. It is a rapidly growing area of study that draws on the disciplines of psychology, philosophy, history and the social sciences to focus on understanding how people learn and how structures of education operate to foster life-long learning and personal development.

Designed for both UK/EU and international students, our BA (Hons) Education programme considers education in a wide context, not just within formal primary and secondary school settings, but also Further/Higher Education, social services, local and national government, and education within the community.

A degree in education provides excellent preparation for students wishing to pursue a wide-range of professional careers. For further information please refer to the ‘Careers and Employability’ section. 

Programme description

Education is a forward-looking, research-led discipline concerned with policy and practice from a global perspective. It is a rapidly growing area of study that draws on the disciplines of psychology, philosophy, history and the social sciences to focus on understanding how people learn and how structures of education operate to foster life-long learning and personal development.

Designed for both UK/EU and international students, our BA (Hons) Education programme considers education in a wide context, not just within formal primary and secondary school settings, but also Further/Higher Education, social services, local and national government, and education within the community.

A degree in education provides excellent preparation for students wishing to pursue a wide-range of professional careers. For further information please refer to the ‘Careers and Employability’ section. 

Key Modules

Popular Careers

A degree in education is an excellent foundation for many types of careers, including;

  • Play therapy
  • Early years teaching
  • Education administration
  • Community development work

  • Education research

  • Local authority roles

  • Learning mentoring

  • Community education welfare and education publishing.

Graduates may also enter jobs in education departments in museums, galleries and theatres, local and national government and in social services. 

Please note: Achievement of this qualification alone does not confer Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).

 
 

 

Module & Subject

Modules

  • Welfare Across the Globe
  • Composition and Style
  • Introduction to Constitutional Principals
  • Critical Thinking
  • Globalisation
  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication
  • Mass Communication
  • Principles of ICT
Entry Requirements
  •  IELTS 5.0 (or equivalent), minimum 4.5 in all components.
Foundation Campus
No Foundation
Course Option
Course Duration: 3 Semesters
Course Fee:  16300.00
Course Level: 
Application Deadline 
International Student:   (15,November)-(15,March)-(15,July)
Location
Country:  UNITED KINGDOM
Campus Location:  Singleton Abbey,, Singleton Park Campus,, Sketty,, Swansea SA2 8PP, United Kingdom
Intake Deadline
JANUARY
JUNE
SEPTEMBER