Education Studies

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Key Facts

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Degree

MA (Hons) Education Studies

Degree Duration

1 year :

Full-time

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Degree Overview

This MA will cover critical social and educational theories and perspectives, as well as policy and practice relevant to global and local educational contexts. It will support you to achieve a critical awareness and understanding of education in its broadest sense as a process of human learning and development.

You will be introduced to the key concepts of race, ethnicity, class and gender in the Power in Education and Society module. You will be moved beyond theoretical knowledge to reach an informed position in relation to equality, diversity and social justice in education. Awareness will be raised of past and current international discourses in education, critically examining how they impact on children, young people, families and communities.

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Important

You may incur additional costs during your education at the University over and above tuition fees in an academic year such as laptops, Stationary and additional resources.

Why Study this Degree

The BA Education Studies course gives you the opportunity to learn about education in greater depth and prepare you for careers supporting children or adults in special educational needs, and teaching or mentoring in schools. Students may also go on to gain QTS via one of our PGCE or School Direct programmes.

Gain work experience on a placement in an educational setting, including schools, nurseries, museums, galleries or charities.

For the past two years Roehampton has been ranked either 1st or 2nd in London for Education (Complete University Guide 2020 and