Learning Support, Foundation Degree

East Riding College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Hull

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Course summary

TEF Silver

East Riding College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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Designed to meet the needs of those working in learning support in pre-school, primary, secondary and post-16 education, this course focuses on work-related skills to improve employability and effectiveness at work. The course aims to raise the status of learning support work, as well as to strengthen individual claims for promotion.

Course details


Learning support Supporting and enhancing learning Study skills for higher education Social contexts of learning Digital technologies Working with professionals and families Understanding teaching and learning Managing behaviour Research methods Safeguarding Project module Policy and practice

Assessment method

Assessment is based on assignments submitted at the end of each module. Some assignments may be in the form of presentations. There are no examinations on the programme.

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!

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

There are no qualification requirements for this course.

QualificationOfferFurther information

There are no formal entry requirements but you will be expected to have relevant experience in a learning support role and the potential to work at higher education standard and You must be employed or undertaking voluntary work in learning support, with a minimum of six months’ recent experience, as work-based learning is an essential component of the qualification and Evidence of employer support is required on application. and College interview A typical offer for this course would ask for the entry requirements to be met, however, all offers take individual applicants’ experience and qualifications into account.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Northern Ireland £4695 Year 1
Scotland £4695 Year 1
Wales £4695 Year 1
England £4695 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Learning Support, Foundation Degree at East Riding College - UCAS