Childhood Studies BA (Hons)

University of Leeds

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( 4.3) 1513 reviews


Course info

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. Our BA Childhood Studies is designed to provide you with an in-depth understanding of children’s lives in diverse social, cultural and educational contexts. The programme takes a child-centred approach, encouraging you to consider the rights and perspectives... READ MORE

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Full time with time abroad | Main Site | 4 Years | 23-SEP-20

Key stats

Uni rankings

Sociology
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
20th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
13th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
18th

Start date and duration

Start date
23-SEP-20
Full Time With Time Abroad
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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Childhood and Youth Studies graduate salary at this uni
£26,000
UK Childhood and Youth Studies graduate salary
£23,000

Education

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2019

Entry requirements
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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%
History
18%

Education

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Latest Children / Youth (Social Work) reviews

Children / Youth (Social Work)
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Isabel
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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Student Reviewer
20 Jan 16

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How Children / Youth (Social Work) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 5 reviews

5 star 40%
4 star 40%
3 star 20%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 1,513 reviews

5 star 44%
4 star 47%
3 star 8%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

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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