University of Worcester

Degree level: Undergraduate

Learning & Development from Early Years to Adolescence (0-19)

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Course summary

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Overview Our two year Foundation Degree is designed for those who wish to gain a higher level qualification in working with children and young people from the ages 0-19 years. This is an exciting opportunity for you to gain an academic practice based qualification if you are working in the children and young people’s workforce. It is ideal for those working in; children’s social care, the ‘GetSet’ services, early years, play work, youth work, a youth offending team, a pupil referral unit, or as a childminder. Key Features

  • Validated by the University of Worcester and run by Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning. Teaching is based in Taunton
  • Work based foundation degree, with taught sessions held in the evening ideal for those already working in an aspect of children’s services, or those who would like to
  • The foundation degree is a significant step towards acquiring a full honours degree in the future, with top-up options available in Worcester and the South West West

Course details

How to apply

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Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

The University of Worcester accepts all qualifications within the Tariff, and normally looks for the equivalent of 3 A levels. More information can be found at

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Unistats information

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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 £13100* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

These fees are set by the University, but are subject to UK Government confirmation. The University expects to apply an inflationary increase to its published fee levels every academic year.
Learning & Development from Early Years to Adolescence (0-19) at University of Worcester - UCAS