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Overview Our Child Mental Health Foundation Degree blends high quality teaching with practical work-based learning. Foundation degrees are a recognised qualification that will contribute to your professional development and provide a route into further study. You'll work with academics, clinicians and researchers with a broad range of expertise and experience. You'll also apply new insights to practice through work placements. This programme is ideal for anyone who is passionate about working with children, young people and their families and carers. You'll learn how to support mental health and promote the emotional wellbeing of children and young people. The skills you develop throughout the course will support your first step towards a rewarding career. Key features
- Opportunities to progress to the Child and Adolescent Mental Health BSc (Hons) Top-Up - a unique opportunity that is currently only offered here at Worcester.
- More opportunities to progress onto related top-up degrees, including our Applied Health and Social Care BA (Hons) Top-Up.
- A route into further study and a career working with children, young people and their families
- 200 hours a year of work-based learning ensures your skills and knowledge are relevant to your work
- You can study this course at Worcester or at one our partner colleges such as Iron Mill College (Poole, Dorset)
For a breakdown of the modules you'll study each year visit our course page. You can do this by scrolling to the bottom of this page and selecting 'Visit our course page'.
For detailed information about assessment, feedback, teaching and contact time visit our course page. You can do this by scrolling to the bottom of this page and selecting 'Visit our course page'.
How to apply
This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||32 points|
The University of Worcester accepts all qualifications within the Tariff, and normally looks for the equivalent of 3 A levels. More information can be found at http://www.worcester.ac.uk/journey/entry-requirements.html
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.
Additional fee information
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