B.A. On Campus

Education with Psychology (Hons)

36 months
15000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The B.A. in Education with Psychology (Hons) at University of Huddersfield will explore key theories and concepts related to a range of educational contexts, covering psychological, sociological, political, economic and cultural issues.


About the Education with Psychology (Hons) course at University of Huddersfield

What impact do social development and emotional well-being have on educational progress and achievement? How does government policy affect young people’s education? This course explores these questions and more.

Why Education with Psychology?

  • You’ll have the opportunity to gain knowledge and skills that can be applied to a range of roles in education, learner support, counselling and mentoring, educational psychology and more. This course is a recognised progression route on to primary teacher training.
  • You’ll be taught alongside students on other courses in education and social sciences, allowing for an enriched learning experience in both subject areas. The course structure enables you to choose from a wide range of modules, giving you the opportunity to develop your particular interests.
  • You’ll be encouraged and supported to undertake voluntary work experience to contextualise your learning in the summer term of your first or second year. There's an option module in the second year called Psychology and the World of Work. If you take this module you'll complete a work placement and reflect on your experience to support your future career progression.

    Why study with us?

    • We’re 6th in the UK for Education in the Guardian University Guide 2020.
    • We scored 91.65% for overall satisfaction for Academic Studies in Education in the National Student Survey 2019. That’s above the national average of 85.75% for our subject area.
    • You will be taught by research-active staff who draw on their own publications and professional experience to contextualise their teaching.
    • We have a wide range of postgraduate opportunities through our teacher training routes and Master’s courses in education and psychology.


Explore key concepts in education and psychology and gain knowledge and skills that will support your progress into roles within teaching, learner support, educational psychology, mentoring and more.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  •  Theories and Strategies for Learning
  •  Issues in Contemporary Education
  •  Child Development
  •  Social Psychology and Personality
  •  Counselling Theory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

Apply through UCAS

  • BBC at A Level.
  • 112UCAS tariff points from a combination of Level 3 qualifications or from International Baccalaureate qualifications.
  • Merit at T Level.
  • DMM in BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma.
  • Access to Higher Education Diploma with 45 Level 3 credits at Merit or above.

In addition you must:

  • Have GCSE English Language at grade 4 or above, or grade C or above if awarded under the previous GCSE grading scheme.
  • Be able to demonstrate appropriate personal qualities and attitudes for working with children and families.
  • Attend an interview, as required
If you choose to undertake the optional work placement module in Year 2, you may need satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) clearances prior to undertaking the placement. Any required DBS checks will be the responsibility of the student and placement provider.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

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

Living costs for Huddersfield

600 - 1000 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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