Childhood Studies BA (Hons)

University of Leeds

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UCAS CODE LX93
This exciting, interdisciplinary degree offers a broad approach to understanding childhood and youth – supporting you in pursuing a wide range of careers including teaching, social work, child and family law, and youth and community work.You’ll be taught by experts in education, anthropology, psychology, sociology and social policy – key disciplines in the study of childhood and youth – and will examine some of the fundamental issues concerning childhood and youth in the UK and ... READ MORE

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Full time with year in industry | Main Site | 4 Years | 27-SEP-23

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Uni rankings

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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21st / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
16th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
12th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-23
Full Time With Year In Industry
4 Years

Childhood and Youth Studies

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Childhood and Youth Studies graduate salary at this uni
£26,000
UK Childhood and Youth Studies graduate salary
£24,000

Education

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, December 2022

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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Childhood and Youth Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
49%
Sociology
43%
Religious Studies & Theology
22%
English Literature
21%
English Language
18%

Education

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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More info: Standard Fee is £9,250 (per year). Foundation year/placement fee is £1,385.

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£22,250 per year
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More info: Standard Fee is £22,250 (per year). Foundation year/placement fee is £3,450.

Students from EU EU Students
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£22,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Standard Fee is £22,250 (per year). Foundation year/placement fee is £3,450.

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Latest Children / Youth (Social Work) reviews

Children / Youth (Social Work)
SR
Student Reviewer
24 Oct 18

Childhood Studies BA (Hons)

Love social- have made so many new friends, however don't feel that 7/8 contact hours a week is...

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How Children / Youth (Social Work) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 3 reviews

5 star 34%
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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,479 reviews

5 star 40%
4 star 49%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

University of Leeds

Woodhouse Lane Leeds
LS2 9JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leeds  0.6 miles away

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