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Plymouth Marjon University

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This two-year Foundation degree is designed for people working or volunteering in educational settings who want to explore their potential. You’ll learn through flexible study, attending University 22 days a year and working (or volunteering) for at least 10 hours per week in an educational setting. On-line material supports your independent study time.This foundation degree focuses on learning and teaching in a range of educational contexts. You’ll study psychological, social, political and ... READ MORE

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Start date and duration

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Full Time
2 Years


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Entry requirements

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A level

Tuition fees

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£6,000 per year
Students from England Students from England
£6,000 per year
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
£6,000 per year
Students from Wales Students from Wales
£6,000 per year
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
£6,000 per year
Students from Channel Islands
£6,000 per year
Students from EU EU Students
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Learning and Teaching FdA

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Plymouth Marjon University
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Plymouth Marjon University (also known as the University of St Mark and St John, and colloquially referred to as ‘Marjon’) is a campus university based in the north of Plymouth. The university offers a diverse range of courses and is particularly strong in education, sports, performing arts, business and health subjects. Students have access to outstanding modern facilities, many of which recreate real-world labs, studios and clinics to help prepare them for their future careers. Work experience placements, the chance to study abroad and business networking are just some of the excellent resources and opportunities offered by the university to help students transition from their degree into a successful career. Students also benefit from the continuous support of their Personal Tutors and the Futures Team.

Where you'll study

Plymouth Marjon University

Plymouth Marjon University Derriford Road Plymouth
PL6 8BH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Plymouth  2.1 miles away