Child & Adolescent Mental Health

University of Worcester

Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

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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)
Learn more about the course at our Open Days Visiting us is the best way to get a feel for student life at the University of Worcester. You'll find out more about the course at our subject specific talks, and have the opportunity speak to staff, students and recent graduates about what it’s really like to study at Worcester. Book your place at www.worcester.ac.uk/open-days

Course details

Modules

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Assessment method

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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.

EU

Wales

England

International

Scotland

Northern Ireland

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.

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

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
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)

Health checks

Interview


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
International £12700* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

These fees are set by the University, but are subject to UK Government confirmation. The University expects to apply an inflationary increase to its published fee levels every academic year.
Child & Adolescent Mental Health at University of Worcester - UCAS