University of Leeds School of Education

University of Leeds

Childhood Studies

The course takes a global and multi-disciplinary approach to the study of childhood and youth (0-18 year-old), drawing on perspectives from sociology, psychology, anthropology, history, philosophy, human geography and inclusive education. It is designed to provide students with an in-depth understanding of children and young people's lives in a range of social and cultural (including educational) contexts, drawing on examples from across the world.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a good 1st degree in a relevant discipline or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: Theorising childhood and youth; research with children and young people; critical study (including dissertation). Optional modules: On screen, off screen (children's creativity and cultures); children, young people and literacies; children and young people's citizenship, political participation and social justice; developmental disorders in the early years.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,550 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,550 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,650 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,550 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,550 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,550 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

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School of Education
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0113 343 4550