The range of opportunities within the social and public sector are not fully known and understood amongst the graduate population. This programme offers you the opportunity to explore the sector further The programme addresses your needs and interests in the social and public sector evolution, with a view to gaining employment in this area. The focus of the course will be to provide a basis for you to explore the range of employment opportunities presented by the biggest employer in the region (the social and public sector). In addition it will provide a broad underpinning in social science and policy.
Modules offered may vary. Year 1 modules include: Policy and Political Perspectives Safeguarding Vulnerable Individuals Understanding Social and Public Sector Organisations Criminology, Crime and Society Developing Concepts of Working Practice Year 2 modules include: Social and Contemporary Issues The External Environment Using Research in Social and Public Sector Practice International Policy and Political Issues Applying Evidence Based Practice
You will be assessed through a variety of assessment methods to enhance the experience as well as develop key transferable skills. This includes essays, presentations, research tasks, projects and case studies.
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
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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- Middlesbrough College
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
You must also hold Level 2 qualifications in English and Maths. This may be GCSE (grade C/4), Functional Skills or units from the Access to HE Diploma.
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6300||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£6300||Year 1|