City of Sunderland College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Cumbria

Childhood, Youth and Family Studies

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Course summary

TEF Silver

City of Sunderland College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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Our FdA programme aims to enable individuals to develop their knowledge and understanding around their work with children. Applications are welcome from individuals working in diverse roles across the Children’s Workforce, for example in schools, nurseries, youth/playwork, residential care, health and social environments, specialist or alternative provision, inclusion/behavioural/SEN support teams and family support. Please note: this is not an exhaustive list and applications are encouraged from any individual working with children and/or young people from birth to 18 years. Applicants may already be employed in the sector or could opt to engage in an appropriate voluntary placement - 100 hours in year one and 150 hours in year two. We also offer a BA Hons programme in this subject area. This course aims to enable individuals to develop their professional skills and knowledge in their chosen discipline. Applications are welcome from individuals working in diverse roles across the Children’s Workforce, for example in schools, nurseries, youth/playwork, residential care, health and social environments, specialist or alternative provision, inclusion/behavioural/SEN support teams and family support. Please note: this is not an exhaustive list and applications are encouraged from any individual working with children and/or young people from birth to 18 years. Applicants may already be employed in the sector or could opt to engage in an appropriate voluntary placement of 70 hours.

Course details

Modules

• Dissertation • Leading and Managing in the Children’s Workforce • Multi-agency and Safeguarding • Psychological and Sociological Perspectives in Youth Justice • Supporting Transitions Across Children’s Lives

Assessment method

Student’s competence will be assessed using a diverse range of methods. Students will be expected to submit formal written responses and will also be supported to engage in presentations, research projects, individual and group activities and case studies.


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 codeL520
Institution code C69
Campus nameNorthumberland College
Campus code8

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course; https://www.northumberland.ac.uk/higher-education/All-Courses/View-Course/87384/BA-(Hons)-in-Childhood--Youth-and-Family-Studies

Additional entry requirements

Interview


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6150 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6150 Year 1
Scotland £6150 Year 1
Wales £6150 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Childhood, Youth and Family Studies at City of Sunderland College - UCAS