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Education Studies (Primary) 

The Open University UK

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9 months
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Are you interested in the education of children aged between 3 and 12? Are you thinking about pursuing a career within education or becoming a primary school teacher? This Education Studies (Primary) certificate of higher education at The Open University UK will give you a sound foundation for further study relevant to a range of roles within education. 

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Overview

You’ll be introduced to a variety of themes relating to primary education, and you’ll gain the knowledge and skills needed to work collaboratively and equitably in a range of settings. An interdisciplinary approach will also broaden your understanding of childhood and children’s lives and development.

Key features of the Education Studies (Primary) certificate at The Open University UK

  • Offers a practice-focused qualification suitable for people working, volunteering or seeking to work in schools or in the wider education sector
  • Covers the key themes relating to primary education and the curriculum areas of English, mathematics and science
  • Explores the emotional, physical, social and cultural development of children
  • Lays sound foundations for further study relevant to careers in teaching and other roles within education

Career relevance

A Certificate of Higher Education in Education Studies (Primary) gives you a sound foundation for further study relevant to a range of roles relating to primary education. It is also relevant to other careers within childcare, health, education, play work and working with families and young people. 

It will develop your understanding of practices and policies that affect children, and introduce you to many new aspects of the subject. If you’re considering teaching as a career, you’re strongly advised to check with your training provider about their entry policy for initial teacher education (ITE) programmes, as requirements vary between different universities.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 9 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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More details

It is not possible to register for this qualification at the moment. We expect to open for registrations in March.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5.5
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • There are no formal entry requirements to study this qualification. However, you must be aged 18 or older.
  • You do not need to be employed in a primary school in order to study this qualification.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6192 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6192 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 9 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6192 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6192 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 9 months.

Funding

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