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International: £13,650 per year
- Develop leadership and management skills.
- Apply your learning to the education sector at home and overseas.
- Study with experts from both the Sheffield Institute of Education and the Sheffield Business School.
- Discover how you can help educational establishments to excel.
Educational establishments from nurseries to universities require knowledgeable managers, intelligent strategy and sound leadership to succeed. On this course, you’ll gain business management skills alongside a knowledge of contemporary education, and make the transition to UK study as an international student. Upon graduating, you’ll be ready for a range of rewarding careers in educational roles of all varieties, across the globe.
How you learn
This course combines the management of organisational strategy and leadership with contemporary topics and comparative research in education. In addition, there are also specific modules which support your transition to studying at university in the UK.
You will experience a range of delivery modes including videos, lectures, research papers and online resources. You will be encouraged to develop your learning skills and strategies through academic tutorials.
You learn through
- student-centred learning
- technology-enhanced learning
- experiential learning
- a reflective practitioner approach
- collaborative and team working
- problem-solving and inquiry-based learning
- learner autonomy
Course leaders and tutors
Throughout the course, you will develop knowledge about the English language required for academic study and education and apply this in your assignments.
There will also be networking opportunities with other students studying on undergraduate and postgraduate TESOL and business modules.
Come to an open day
Find out more at our undergraduate open days. Book now for your place.
This course prepares you for a management career in
- private and public sector educational institutions and charities
Where will I study?
You study at City Campus
City Campus is located in the heart of Sheffield, within minutes of the train and bus stations.City Campus map
Adsetts Library is located on our City Campus. It's open 24 hours a day, every day.Learn more
Equipment and facilities
On this course, you work with
- classroom technology and equipment
- activity schedules
- print and electronic resources
- digital resources
- virtual learning environments
- language learning applications
- relevant case studies
- social media
- TED talks
The course represents the final year (Level 6) of an undergraduate degree. For direct entry you are normally required to hold 240 credits at Level 4 and Level 5 or equivalent.
You would have normally studied a qualification such as an HND or Diploma e.g. the Diploma of Dazhuan at Level 4 and Level 5.
Relevant subject areas for entry include Business, English, Education and Social Sciences.
If English is not your first language, the language entry requirement is an overall score of IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each of the four skills). If your English language is not at this required level, we have a range of pre-sessional English programmes that you can enrol on before starting your degree course.
Additional information for EU/International students
If you are an International or non-UK European student, you can find out more about the country specific qualifications we accept on our international qualifications page. You can also watch a video guide on how to apply.
For details of English language entry requirements (IELTS), please see the information for 'All students'.
Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances.
|Module: Academic And Professional Excellence 1||Credits: 10||
|Module: Academic And Professional Excellence 2||Credits: 10||
|Module: Comparative Research Of Education||Credits: 20||
|Module: Contemporary Issues In Education||Credits: 20||
|Module: English For Academic Study And Education||Credits: 20||
|Module: Leadership In Contemporary Organisations||Credits: 20||
|Module: Managing For Success||Credits: 20||
Fees and funding
Our tuition fee for UK/EU students starting full-time undergraduate study in 2020/21 is £9,250 per year.
† If you are studying an undergraduate course, postgraduate pre-registration course or postgraduate research course over more than one academic year then your tuition fees may increase in subsequent years in line with Government regulations or UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) published fees. More information can be found in our terms and conditions under student fees regulations.
Our tuition fee for international students starting full-time study in 2020/21 is £13,650 per year.
Financial support for home/EU students
How tuition fees work, student loans and other financial support available.
Additional course costs
This link allows you to view estimated costs associated with the main activities on specific courses. These are estimates and, as such, are only an indication of additional course costs. Actual costs can vary greatly depending on the choices you make during your course.Additional costs for Teaching and education courses (PDF)
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