Education, Society and Childhood, BA (Hons)


Level 6

This degree will explore the concept of education and the role that it plays in today’s society by examining how education systems continue to be shaped by social, political and economic factors. You will assess the impact that these factors have on young people, their identity and development.

You will explore the long-term outcomes for young people and understand how society supports them so that they develop to their full potential. You will then use this knowledge to address a broad range of themes including schooling, mental health and wellbeing.

You will have opportunities within this degree to explore areas of interest to develop your specialist knowledge which may support your future employment prospects.

Duration:

Full-time: 3 years (1 day per week compulsory, plus additional flexible attendance)
Part time: 4 years

Fees:

Full-time: £8,900 per year
Part time: £6,675 per year

Start Date:

September 2024

Location:

Winter Gardens

Delivered in
partnership with:


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About this course


This degree will explore the concept of education and the role that it plays in today’s society by examining how education systems continue to be shaped by social, political and economic factors. You will assess the impact that these factors have on young people, their identity and development.

You will explore the long-term outcomes for young people and understand how society supports them so that they develop to their full potential. You will then use this knowledge to address a broad range of themes including schooling, mental health and wellbeing.

You will have opportunities within this degree to explore areas of interest to develop your specialist knowledge which may support your future employment prospects.

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Meet our Team


Here at UCW, our lecturers are made of sector professionals.
Their expertise, experiences and industry contacts means that your learning is taken to the next level!
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Kirsty Webber .

Lecturer - Early Years

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Liz Provis .

VTA - Early Years & Education

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Anna Larkin .

Lecturer - Education, Society and Childhood

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Susie Score .

Curriculum Co-ordinator - Early Years

    Meet our Team


    Here at UCW, our lecturers are made of sector professionals.
    Their expertise, experiences and industry contacts means that your learning is taken to the next level!
    Featured image for “Kirsty Webber”

    Kirsty Webber

    Lecturer - Early Years

    Featured image for “Liz Provis”

    Liz Provis

    VTA - Early Years & Education

    Featured image for “Anna Larkin”

    Anna Larkin

    Lecturer - Education, Society and Childhood

    Featured image for “Susie Score”

    Susie Score

    Curriculum Co-ordinator - Early Years

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