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Education

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Explore the latest theories underpinning the study of education. Apply what you learn to bring about positive changes in teaching, education leadership or policy and research. Whether it’s early years, further and higher education or lifelong learning.

You’ll join a group of like-minded scholars making a difference in education research and teaching around the world. Explore topics from curriculum design to special educational needs on our undergraduate degrees. Specialise in areas like leadership, and education practice and innovation at master’s level. Become a teacher with our range of teacher training courses.

PGCEs for primary and secondary education
96%
education undergraduates employed or in further study within 15 months

Graduate Outcomes 2018 to 2019

4th
in the UK for education

Education courses

Our undergraduate and postgraduate education courses give you the skills to move forward in your career. Master's programmes include the MSc Education Online which you can study anywhere in the world. Investigate a topic in depth with a research degree.

Undergraduate courses

Study spaces and facilities

Study highlights

Our research makes a difference

Our people

I'm a lecturer in science education. My work focuses on improving science learning using theatre, drama, storytelling and games.
Lecturer
I'm Associate Programme Director for the secondary PGCE course. My interests include helping young people develop their numeracy skills.
Senior Teaching Fellow
I'm a trained psychologist. My research explores the relationship between educational effectiveness and developmental psychology.
Associate Prof. Psychology of Education

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University of Southampton, University Road, Southampton SO17 1BJ
We're open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm, UK time.
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