Topics include the impact of poverty and social class on children and society, and the role of culture and community in education; you also undertake a community-based placement.
Focus on how children learn and option classes linked to voluntary sector education programmes, developing your partnership and collaborative project skills.
Explore the history and philosophy of education, and the evolution of adult learning, and how children and childhood are represented in film and literature.
Honours dissertation and choice of specialist classes such as policy and politics or social issues in education.
2023 entry requirements
4 Highers at AAAA (first sitting) or 5 Highers at AAAAB (two sittings) including English plus Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5 at B.
Widening access entry:
4 Highers at AABB (first sitting) or 5 Highers at AABBB (two sittings) including English plus Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5 at C.
Please refer to list below
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
|Education and Economics
Education and English
Education and English and Creative Writing
Education and French (5 years)
Education and History
Education and Human Resource Management
Education and Journalism, Media and Communication
Education and Law
Education and Politics and International Relations
Education and Psychology
Education and Social Policy
Education and Spanish (5 years)