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Early Childhood Studies with Foundation Year BA (Hons)

Birmingham City University

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UCAS CODE X32F
**Were ranked 3rd in the UK for our undergraduate Education programmes, including BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies with Foundation Year (Guardian League Tables 2020)**You will study very broad subjects in your foundation year, which is designed to prepare you for a range of courses, not just one particular BA degree.So although you apply to study a BA in a specific course – in this case BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies – the foundation year sets you up for a number of other possible degrees ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
124th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
91st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
27th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
34th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time Including Foundation Year
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, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Childhood and Youth Studies graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Childhood and Youth Studies graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, March 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Childhood and Youth Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
40%
Psychology
34%
English Literature
20%
Religious Studies & Theology
18%
History
13%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within the European Union. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£12,800 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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Latest Children / Youth (Social Work) reviews

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Fatima
04 Nov 19

Early Childhood Studies BA (Hons)

enjoying is quite a lot. everyone seems to be very friendly and welcoming. I like the fact that the campus is quite...
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Grace
04 Nov 19

Working with Children, Young People & Families BA (Hons)

I am enjoying it and looking forward to completing my degree. At the beginning I was unsure but they university staff...

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How Children / Youth (Social Work) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 10 reviews

5 star 50%
4 star 30%
3 star 10%
2 star 10%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,985 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 47%
3 star 22%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

Birmingham City University

Westbourne Road Birmingham
B15 3TN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Five Ways  0.3 miles away

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