The Early Childhood department at Liverpool Hope University is a vibrant, successful and research-informed department.
The undergraduate and postgraduate degrees are taught by academics (qualified to doctoral level) from a wide-variety of backgrounds, including Sociology, Education, Philosophy and Psychology.
The teaching team are all actively involved in research and have published in their specialist fields. What’s more, in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) 60% of Education-based research at Liverpool Hope was graded as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’. In the 2019 Complete University Guide, Education-based subjects at Liverpool Hope University were ranked first in the UK for student satisfaction. The department also has links with a range of local and national organisations, such as local charities, local primary schools, forest schools and community-based toddler groups.