Education is an exciting and challenging social science subject, which explores human development, social relations and government policy and provides an excellent basis for a career in a wide variety of occupations, including teaching, educational psychology, youth and community work and counselling.
The British Psychological Society (BPS) route offers graduate membership to the BPS which is the first step to becoming a chartered psychologist.
Careers and employability
An Education degree provides an excellent basis for careers in teaching – allowing students to apply for entry on to postgraduate teacher training courses, as well as entering a variety of other occupations such as educational psychology, youth and community work, careers guidance, management, personnel work and social science research.
Single and Joint Honours degrees available: