City College Plymouth has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
This Foundation Degree provides an opportunity for individuals who are interested in working with children and young people, from birth to teenage years. The course will explore a range of diverse topics from adversity and inclusion, and health and well-being to theories and enabling learning environments. You will develop your theoretical knowledge which will then be put into practice with mandatory attendance of paid employment or voluntary placement. Your placement needs to be supportive and encouraging and provide you with opportunities to undertake review and evaluative activities of practice, policies and procedures.
The course includes the following subjects: personal and professional development international contexts of childhood and families discrimination and inclusion learning environments theoretical perspectives of development and learning safeguarding working in partnership health and wellbeing government strategies and policies reflective practice/leadership and management.
Assessment will be through essays, case studies, reports and research, which are directly linked to your professional practice and ongoing reflection.
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
International applicants will be asked to complete a fee assessment. This allows us to confirm an applicant's nationality, immigration status and residency to correctly assess fee status. Applicant's will be asked to include copies of the relevant pages of their passport, any letters from the Home Office confirming immigration status in the UK and any other relevant documentation (copy of visa stamps, marriage certificate, etc.).
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£7450||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£7450||Year 1|