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Durham University

School of Education

Degree Structure

Our BA (Hons) Education Studies Degree gives you the opportunity to study both the discipline of education and one of our eight partner department subjects, giving you flexibilty to study a range of options.

Each course offers you the chance to study 50% education modules and 50% in your chosen partner department subject. This gives you a wide variety of modules to choose from, some will be compulsory but a number will be optional.

We also offer students the option of taking History of Art modules (by concession) which expands your choice and potential career pathways. Added to this, we offer a year abroad in your third year, which makes BA Education Studies a truly multi-disciplinary degree.

Our partner departments (listed below) cover a wide range of subjects that offer different employment and career prospects, click on the links for more information.

Education Studies- English Studies
Education Studies-Geography
Education Studies-History
Education Studies-Music
Education Studies-Philosophy
Education Studies-Sociology
Education Studies-Theology and Religion

Education Studies

BA Education Studies – Citizenship Education Module (Part Two)

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Dr Richardson further outlines the third year Citizenship Education module looking at human beings and global citizenship.

BA Education Studies – Harry Potter and the Age of Illusion Module (Part One)

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Dr Richardson talks about the second year Harry Potter and the Age of Illusion module.

BA Education Studies – Citizenship Education Module (Part One)

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Dr Richardson outlines the third year Citizenship Education module.

BA Education Studies – Identity Culture and Education Module (Part Four)

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Dr Richardson encourages students to consider a cultural genre or theme or their own.

BA Education Studies – Identity Culture and Education Module (Part Three)

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Dr Richardson further explains ICE, covering identity and myths from the Tudor times.

BA Education Studies – Harry Potter and the Age of Illusion Module (Part Two)

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Dr Richardson explains how the module was developed and created.

History of Art Programme (Part One)

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Dr Parton outlines the suite of History of Art modules.

History of Art Programme (Part Two)

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Dr Parton outlines how the modules relate to and complement other subjects.

History of Art Programme - Career Opportunities

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Dr Parton outlines the career and further study opportunities open to graduates

History of Art Programme – Vocational Modules

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Dr Parton outlines the suite of History of Art vocational modules

History of Art Programme – Academic Modules

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Dr Parton outlines the suite of History of Art academic modules

BA Education Studies – Identity Culture and Education Module (Part Two)

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Dr Richardson further outlines the ICE module, values and identity.

BA Education Studies – Identity Culture and Education Module (Part One)

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Dr Richardson outlines Identity, Culture and Education (ICE), a second year module, which considers girls and women in the 19th Century.

Importance Of Attending Lectures

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Dr Ward explains why it’s important to attend the lectures and the benefits of being part of the group.

Student Engagement And Contribution To The Classroom

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Dr Ward explains why we encourage engagement among the students and their contribution in the classroom.

BA Education Studies – Political Sociology Module

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Dr Ward explains the year three Political Sociology of Education module.

BA Education Studies – Context of Education Module (Part Two)

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Dr Moger further explains the year one Context of Education module including reading lists and current research.

School of Education's Pastoral Care

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Dr Ward talks about the importance of student pastoral care and how we can help and support students.

Education and Continuous Learning

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Dr Ward talks about why education and continuous learning is so important throughout our lives.

BA Education Studies – History of Education Module (Part Three)

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Dr Richardson talks further about the module and Tom Brown school days as well as the public school system.

BA Education Studies – History of Education Module (Part Two)

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Dr Richardson explains how the module comes alive and gives an example through Victorian education.

BA Education Studies – History of Education Module (Part One)

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Dr Richardson outlines the year one History of Education module.

Student Support In School of Education

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Dr Ward talks about the student support offered and how our students flourish in the School of Education.

BA Education Studies – Context of Education Module (Part One)

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Dr Moger explains the year one Context of Education module.