Explore how young children and adolescents learn and develop. You’ll focus on contemporary society, both globally and in the UK context. In this course, you’ll study a range of social science content from the disciplines of education, psychology and sociology. You’ll study the social and developmental contexts of childhood and youth in depth. During the degree, you’ll explore government priorities relating to children’s lives and wellbeing, and the role of education. In the first year, you’ll study core introductory units in education, psychology and research methods. In your second year, you’ll be able to choose from a diverse range of optional units. You will also study advanced topics in education and psychology. The final year provides an opportunity to specialise according to your interests. This includes writing a dissertation.