36 months
13000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The BA Deaf Studies and Education (Hons) degree at University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) offers the ideal combination if you’re interested in working in the fields of educational support and inclusion.

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On this course you’ll gain an in-depth understanding of educational theories, policies and practice. At the same time you’ll explore how these apply to real world issues surrounding the educational inclusion of deaf learners.

The BA Deaf Studies and Education (Hons) degree at University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)   combines modules on Deaf Studies and Education. The Deaf Studies modules explore the history, education, culture, community and language of Deaf people, and you’ll study British Sign Language.


Students on our BA (Hons) Deaf Studies and Education course have gone on to careers such as: educational support workers; communication support in educational settings; primary school teaching; teaching assistants; early years teaching and support; social work; working with children and families; and youth work.

There are also opportunities to progress with your studies and undertake postgraduate study and research in this area.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Deaf People in Society
  • Education for Everyone?
  • Observing Education in Action
  • Issues in Deaf Education
  • Deaf World Debates

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • UCAS: 96-112 points at A2
  • BTEC Extended Diploma: MMM-DMM
  • BTEC Diploma: DD-D*D*
  • Pass Access Course: 96-112 UCAS points
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma: Pass including 96-112 points from Higher Level subjects
  • IELTS: 6.0 with no component lower than 5.5
  • GCSEs: GCSE English Language at grade C and GCSE Maths at grade C are not required for this course
  • Applicants are required to attend a selection day when they will be interviewed for the course

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Part time UK/EU £1540 per 20 credits

Living costs for Preston

751 - 1425 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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