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Education Studies (Top-Up) - BA (Hons) 2020
 
Course Level Requirements  
Entry Requirement Summary: Only those who have previously studied at higher education level should apply. 240 HE credits of which 120 must be at level 5.
Course specific requirements: Shortlisted applicants with non-standard qualifications will be interviewed
Admissions test required? No
Audition required? No
Criminal check (DBS) required? No
Health checks required? No
Interview required? No
Portfolio required? No
Other required? No
   
GCSEs  
GCSE subjects and grades required: 2 GCSEs at grade C or above to include English and Mathematics/2 GCSEs at grade 4 or above to include English and Mathematics.
   
Key/Functional Skills  
Are Key Skills acceptable in lieu of GCSEs? Yes - but applicants should be advised that GCSE English and Mathematics at grade C/Grade 4 is a minimum requirement for anyone who wants to go into teaching
Are Functional Skills acceptable in lieu of GCSEs? Yes - but applicants should be advised that GCSE English and Mathematics at grade C/Grade 4 is a minimum requirement for anyone who wants to go into teaching
   
English, Welsh and Northern Irish Qualifications  
GCE A/AS level  
  Advanced Subsidiary
    Not accepted
  A level
    Not accepted
BTEC (QCF)  
  Subsidiary Diploma
    Not accepted
  Diploma
    Not accepted
  Extended Diploma
    Not accepted
BTEC (RQF)  
  National Extended Certificate
    Not accepted
  National Diploma
    Not accepted
  National Extended Diploma
    Not accepted
Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma (core plus options)  
Acceptability: Not acceptable
Welsh Baccalaureate (Core plus Principal Learning)  
Acceptability: Not acceptable
   
Scottish Qualifications  
Scottish Higher  
    Not accepted
   
Scottish Advanced Higher  
   
Core Skills  
    Are Core Skills acceptable in lieu of GCSEs? No
   
Other UCAS Tariff Qualifications  
Irish Leaving Certificate  
Acceptability: Not acceptable
   
Irish Leaving Certificate (New grading scheme from 2017)  
International Baccalaureate  
    Not accepted
   
Extended Project Qualification  
    Not accepted
   
Cambridge Pre-U Diploma  
   
OCR Cambridge Technical  
  Introductory Diploma
    Not accepted
  Diploma
    Not accepted
  Extended Diploma
    Not accepted
   
English Language Requirements  
International English Language Testing System:  
English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) (taken before January 2015):  
An overall CAE score of 58 or above with a minimum of Borderline in each skill.
Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) (taken before January 2015):  
An overall CPE score of 45 or above with a minimum of Weak in each skill.
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) and Proficiency (CPE) (taken after January 2015):  
An overall score of 176 with no component score less than 169.
Test Of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) iBT:  
91 with a minimum of 20 in Reading, 19 in Listening, 21 in Speaking and 20 in Writing
Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE):  
An overall score of 61 with a minimum of 54 in each skill.
HKDSE English Language Examination:  
An overall score of 4 with a minimum of 4 in each component.
Trinity College London Integrated Skills in English (ISE):  
Trinity College Integrated Skills in English (ISE) Level III with a Pass in all 4 components
European Baccalaureate English Language 1:  
A minimum of 6.0 in the European Baccalaureate English Language 1.
European Baccalaureate English Language 2:  
A minimum of 7.0 in the European Baccalaureate English Language 2.
   
Other Qualifications  
  N/A