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School of Education, Childhood, Youth and Sport

The School of Education, Childhood, Youth and Sport (ECYS) offers a range of courses in Education Studies, Childhood and Youth Studies, Early Years and Sport and Fitness. Through our broad range of curriculum, research and International development projects we enhance the lives of millions of people throughout the world as we advance the OU's mission of social justice and social mobility for the 21st Century. Find out more about the school


Explore our courses

Study with us and tailor your ambitions to your lifestyle.

Explore our research

Our research demonstrates huge strides in understanding education, childhood/youth studies, and sports.

Explore our projects

Our projects excel in innovation and make a real difference to exemplary practices across the globe.

Meet our tutors

Our tutors (Associate Lecturers) embody a vast range of experience, expertise and hobbies!

Meet our students

We're proud to share with you just some of our dedicated students.

Our awards

Our numerous awards shine a well-deserved spotlight on the dedication of our colleagues.


Oct 12

Community Care Live 2021

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 09:00

Business Design Centre, London

Oct 13

Community Care Live 2021

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 09:00

Business Design Centre, London

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