You will have around nine hours of scheduled lectures and practical classes each week with additional module related seminars and personal tutorials scheduled throughout each semester.
This degree offers 360 credits over three years. You will take half of your credits in Education, and the other half in Psychology. As part of the degree you will take eight compulsory modules in year one. In year you will have four compulsory modules and select two optional education modules. In the final year, you will take three compulsory modules, and select five optional modules (two from psychology, three from education).
Throughout the degree you will benefit from a varied and well supported programme of study including lectures, seminars, academic tutorials, practical research classes, debates, collaborative group work, field visits to schools and other educational settings, and online, digital learning. Independent study and self-directed learning is an integral component of each module.
Staff offer opportunities for one-to-one support on academic matters and you are assigned a personal tutor from each academic department to provide personal, academic, and professional support.
Assessment: You will be assessed through a combination of unseen examinations (multiple choice, short- and long-questions) and coursework, including: essays, presentations (poster and oral), written reports, blogs, personalised learning records, case formulations, research proposals, video blogs, and research reports. You will also have the opportunity to complete an independent research project in the final year linking Education and Psychology.
This course offers some modules taught through the medium of
Welsh or bilingually for students who consider themselves to be
fluent Welsh speakers. For more details on the provision available
see the Welsh Provision expander below.