This Foundation Degree in Education and Special Educational Needs is designed for anyone who works in (or wishes to work in) education to support the teaching and learning of students. This includes roles across the lifespan of teaching and learning, such as learning mentor, teaching assistant and learning support. It may offer insight to those wanting to train further to become a qualified teacher. This Foundation Degree will equip you with skills such as critical thinking, academic writing and how to present information. It will also develop your skills and understanding of supporting others with their teaching and learning processes. This course is run by our Partner College at Whitefield Academy in East London. What you should know about this course:
- This course is designed to develop your skills in supporting others.
- You will have opportunities to work and learn with professionals in education.
- You will develop skills like critical thinking, academic writing and presenting information.
All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.
Students are assessed through a combination of course work, exams and practical assessment where relevant. You can view more information about how each module on this course is assessed within our 'What you will study' section. Each course has formal assessments which count towards your grade. Some courses may also include 'practice' assignments, which help you monitor progress and do not count towards your final grade.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
We accept A Levels, T Levels, BTECs, Access to HE and all other qualifications with UCAS Tariff points.
Additional entry requirements
Applicants will be required to pass an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Applicants are required to be working or volunteering in an educational setting.
English language requirements
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Fees and funding