Children and Young People's Learning and Development

Edge Hill University

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

TEF Gold

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This programme is for anyone seeking a career in the Children’s Workforce in schools and other educational settings. It aims to equip you with the knowledge and skills to become an outstanding professional within a changing education landscape. Throughout the degree you will develop your understanding of children and young people’s learning and development, while also gaining the skills needed to prepare for a career in this sector. You will examine the theories of teaching and learning, consider child and young people’s development and learning needs, learn to identify vulnerability and familiarise yourself with the policy context for working with children and young people. The choice of work-based learning opportunities means that your programme will be based around your interests and career aspirations, helping to make you highly employable.

Course details

Modules

Please visit our website for information on available modules.

Assessment method

A variety of assessments will be used during the degree, including poster presentations, oral presentations, problem solving tasks, compiling a portfolio and completing reports. There are no formal written examinations as part of the current assessment methods on this programme.


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeXL25
Institution code E42
Campus nameOrmskirk (Main Campus)
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

International applicants

International students should visit our website for further information: www.edgehill.ac.uk/international


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 104 - 112 points No specific subjects are required. GCSE English Language at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) is desirable.
A level BCC - BBC Please note, the above represents an example of how you can achieve the required number of tariff points, however you can also achieve this with other combinations. A combination of A Level and BTEC awards may also be accepted.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM Please note, the above represents an example of how you can achieve the required number of tariff points, however you can also achieve this with other combinations. A combination of A Level and BTEC awards may also be accepted.
Access to HE Diploma D: 15 credits M: 30 credits P: 0 credits Please note, the above represents an example of how you can achieve the required number of tariff points, however you can also achieve this with other combinations.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H3, H3, H3, H3, H3 A minimum of five subjects at Grade H1-H3 will be required.

As long as you have a minimum of two A Levels (or equivalent), there is no maximum number of qualifications that we will accept UCAS points from. This includes additional qualifications such as the Welsh Baccalaureate and Extended Project Qualification (EPQ), AS Levels that haven’t been continued to A Level, and General Studies AS or A Level awards. For further information on how you can meet the entry requirements, including details of alternative qualifications, please visit www.edgehill.ac.uk/offers or contact our Course Enquiries Team on 01695 657000 or email [email protected]

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/study/apply/entry-requirements/

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £12250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Visit edgehill.ac.uk/moneymatters for more information.
Children and Young People's Learning and Development at Edge Hill University - UCAS