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Education and History (Foundation Entry) BA (Hons)



What will I learn?

**Course Overview**- If you’re aspiring to teach history at secondary school level or beyond, our Education and History Foundation Entry programme could start your journey.- On the Education side of this course, you’ll develop an understanding of educational theories, policies and practice. You’ll apply these to past and present educational issues.- With our History modules, you’ll cover different periods, topics, places and approaches, from early modern times to contemporary history. You’ll study different regions including North America, Europe, Asia and Africa.- A Foundation Entry course such as this one is ideal if you’ve got the ability to study for a degree, but don’t have the necessary formal qualifications to directly join an honours programme. It’s a great stepping stone to a full degree.**Why study with us**- There is a work placement opportunity within an educational setting at each stage of your degree.- You’ll have an option to study the Community History Project, which involves working to a project brief devised by a real client.- Our Education Team host regular trips to destinations such as Cyprus, China and other international locations.

Which department am I in?

School of Humanities, Language and Global Studies

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
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Start date

25 September 2023


Main Site

Admissions Office,

Corporation Street,



PR1 2HE, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students need to have High School Diploma plus SAT 1550 from 'Critical Reading', 'Math' and 'Writing' (before March 2016) OR SAT 1130 from 'Evidence Based Reading and Writing' and 'Math' (after March 2016) OR ACT Composite Score 22 and two SAT Subject Tests at 600 each OR Two Preferred Advanced Placements (APs) with grades 3, 3. OR (if no SAT or ACT) - Three SAT Subject Tests with grades 600 each OR Three Preferred Advanced Placements (APs) with grade 3, 3, 3.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About University of Central Lancashire

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