Professional Practice (Working with Children and Young People) - Top Up at Burnley College - UCAS

Burnley College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Buckinghamshire New University

Professional Practice (Working with Children and Young People) - Top Up

Course summary

This top-up degree has been specifically designed to enable practitioners in community health, education, social care and policing to meet their continuing professional development needs and develop their expertise in their practice setting. This flexible, work-based programme is open to students who have successfully completed a Foundation Degree or a Diploma in Higher Education. It is designed to help you develop your theoretical knowledge and expertise and enable enhanced practice and career progression. This course offers a grounding that enables Childcare practitioners to enhance their practice with children and their families. As a successful graduate you will have a desirable qualification for career progression, including highly sought after jobs within Childcare and Education.


The modules on this course are: Leadership and Management in Practice; Research and Innovation in Practice; Contemporary Issues in Childhood, Introduction to Safeguarding

Assessment method

This top-up degree will be fully assessed on coursework you complete throughout the one-year course.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants should normally have 120 credits at Level 5 and will normally be working in a relevant area of community health, education and social care. Evidence of working in a relevant practice area will be required prior to commencing the programme. Students choosing the modular option who intend to complete this degree programme can only use a maximum of 60 credits as Accredited Prior Certificated Learning (APCL).

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
Channel Islands £9000 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Professional Practice (Working with Children and Young People) - Top Up at Burnley College - UCAS