BA (Hons) Education

Discover the modes, methods and purposes of education from early years to degree level, studying the evolution of the education system and acquiring real-world experience of how learning takes place.

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    Overview

    UCAS Code: XX10
    Course Length: 3 Years Full-Time, 6 Years Part-Time
    Start Dates: September 2020, September 2021
    Subjects: Education and Teaching
    Location: Edge Hill University
    Example Offers: BCC-BBC (A Level) or DMM (BTEC)
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    Why do our school and university systems exist in their current form? How have successive governments helped shape the way in which we teach and train children and adults? This degree addresses questions such as these, as you explore the world of education through the prisms of history, sociology, philosophy and psychology. You will develop your understanding of the UK education system not only in its own right, but also in its European and global contexts, engaging with the thinkers and ideas that are at the forefront of current education policy and practice, tracing their evolution as they shaped the way we teach and learn in the 21st century.