Education with Psychology with placement year (Full-Time)UCAS Code: LXM3
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Main entry requirements
ABB in three A level subjects. A level subjects that will not be considered in your application A level General Studies will not be considered. We may be unable to consider an A level in your own language (unless it is English or Welsh). Alternative A level offer BBB plus one of the following: grade A in an EPQ grade B in the Welsh Baccalaureate Skills Challenge Certificate grade M1 in Cambridge Pre-U Global Perspectives Students presenting with one of the above project qualifications should receive both the typical offer and the alternative.
AB in Advanced Highers plus AABBB in Scottish Highers.
Typical offer: Obtain DDD in the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (QCF). We are able to consider BTEC Level 3 Extended Diplomas (QCF) in a relevant subject area. You may be asked to submit a piece of written work for consideration as part of the application process. We also require you to obtain at least 5 GCSEs at grade C including English, Mathematics and a science subject. If you are studying towards a Cambridge Technical Level 3 Extended Diploma or a new specification BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (RQF), please contact us for guidance.
35 points overall and 6, 5, 5 in 3 Higher Level subjects.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 128 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
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- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Explore how young children and adolescents learn and develop. You’ll focus on contemporary society, both globally and in the UK context. In this course, you’ll study a range of social science content from the disciplines of education, psychology and sociology. You’ll study the social and developmental contexts of childhood and youth in depth. During the degree, you’ll explore government priorities relating to children’s lives and wellbeing, and the role of education. In the first year, you’ll study core introductory units in education, psychology and research methods. In your second year, you’ll be able to choose from a diverse range of optional units. You will also study advanced topics in education and psychology. The final year provides an opportunity to specialise according to your interests. This includes writing a dissertation.
At Bath we are known for excellence in teaching and research, a superb student experience, and providing outstanding preparation for the workplace. Bath is a top five UK university (Guardian University Guide 2018) and ranked Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework. All our degrees offer placement options and 86% of our employed first degree graduates move into top-level jobs.
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