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Education Studies (subject to approval)

Queen Margaret University

Content

This course was introduced for 2019 and offers an approach to education studies that is founded in evidence-based research in the social sciences. It offers the chance to develop a thorough understanding of contemporary issues in education, psychology and sociology, and to develop in-demand skills in research and interprofessional working.

Year 1: Academic Literacies; Education Studies; Society and Lifestyles; Learning through the Lifespan; Psychology; Sociology.

Year 2: Childhood Learning; Literacy: Theory and Pedagogy; Numeracy: Theory and Pedagogy; Teaching and Curriculum Studies; Learning for Sustainability; Optional modules.

Year 3: Inclusive Practices; Language and Literacy; Mathematics and Numeracy; Teaching and Curriculum Studies; Teaching as a Reflective Practitioner.

Year 4: Teacher as Professional: Interprofessional Working; Teaching and Curriculum Studies; Professional Enquiry into Practice; Optional module with Community Placement.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements:
4 Highers at BBCC (standard entry) or BCCC (widening access entry) including English and preferably National 5 Maths or Applications of Maths.

Start Date

October, September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

School of Arts, Social Sciences and Management

Department

Teacher Education

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.qmu.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Arts and Social Sciences General

English

History

Humanities

Languages

Politics

Religion

Sociology