Education BA (Hons)

Glyndwr University, Wrexham

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Course info

UCAS CODE X310
This popular degree is ideal for those interested in working with children and young people in informal and formal education settings. The statutory requirements of curricula for children and young people in primary education in both England and Wales are explored, as are factors impacting on learning dispositions and how pupils can be supported through the curriculum and pastorally.The course:has a long history of providing a well-respected, successful and alternative pathway into mainstream ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

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CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
127th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
35th

Start date and duration

Start date
25-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Education

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 - 80 = 20% 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

Education graduate salary at this uni
£15,000
UK Education graduate salary
£16,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Education

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Language
23%
Psychology
16%
Biology
15%
English Literature
13%
Geography
10%

Tuition fees

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£9,000 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Glyndwr University, Wrexham
CUG ranking
127th
Student rating
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Wrexham Glyndwr University is one of the UK’s fast-rising higher education institutions and is located just five minutes from the centre of Wrexham, the largest town within northern Wales. Students at the university will enjoy beautiful historical architecture, including grade-II listed structures, which are carefully combined with a wide range of modern and well-equipped facilities designed to meet every student’s needs. Wrexham Glyndwr maintains a robust array of services for students, including dedicated accommodation services, personalised and effective student support, or other amenities. The university also supports a second campus site in the Northop area. This rural campus offers students specialty training across subjects like animal science in addition to environmental subjects.

Where you'll study

Glyndwr University, Wrexham

Plas Coch Wrexham
LL11 2AW United Kingdom Nearest train station: Wrexham General  0.2 miles away

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