Develop your professional knowledge, skills and understanding. Our one-year top-up course is ideal for professionals already working in schools, colleges or other educational settings.
We cover a range of topical issues relating to learning, teaching and assessment in schools and other settings. As well as contributing to your personal and academic development, taking our top-up course is a great way to further your career.
Following completion of our BA (Hons) Education, you'll be prepared to for a wide range of degree-level careers. You may also wish to undertake further studies and training – perhaps gaining qualified teacher status.
With a BA (Hons) Education under your belt, you'll be ready to enter a wide range of degree-level careers, or to undertake further studies or professional training.
Our students have gone on to work in teaching, university administration, to mentoring roles in schools, and to jobs as college lecturers and trainers.
We'll assess you in a number of ways, including case studies, action research, reflection and a Major Project.
The Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine and Social Care is the largest in ARU, with over 7,000 students. Our Faculty is teeming with expertise and primed to meet the demand for creating health professionals, teachers, doctors, scientists and educators for the three districts we serve: Chelmsford, Cambridge and Peterborough.
We have been training undergraduates for professional roles for over 25 years, with a reputation for quality, dedication and ambition balanced with student satisfaction.
We know that to give our students the very best experiential learning, prior to getting into the workplace, simulation is second to none, for safe, realistic, learning environments. We have invested heavily in purpose built simulated wards, science labs and skills space, to support or students through their learning.
You can pay your fees in the following ways.
You can take out a tuition fee loan, which you won’t need to start repaying until after your graduate. Or alternatively, there's the option to pay your fees upfront.
We offer a fantastic range of ARU scholarships, which provide extra financial support while you’re at university. Some of these cover all or part of your tuition fees.
Most new undergraduate students can apply for government funding to support their studies and university life. This includes Tuition Fee Loans and Maintenance Loans. There are additional grants available for specific groups of students, such as those with disabilities or dependants.
We also offer a fantastic range of ARU scholarships, which provide extra financial support while you’re at university. Find out more about eligibility and how to apply.
This course is open to education professionals working in schools, colleges and other educational settings. You should already have 240 credits (120 at Level 4 and 120 at Level 5) before joining the course.
Important additional notes
Our published entry requirements are a guide only and our decision will be based on your overall suitability for the course as well as whether you meet the minimum entry requirements. Other equivalent qualifications may be accepted for entry to this course, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
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