Middlesbrough College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Open University Validating Partnership

Social and Public Sector Development (Top-up)

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Course summary

The range of opportunities within the social and public sector are not fully known and understood amongst the graduate population. This course offers you the opportunity to explore the sector further. The course addresses your needs and interests in the social and public sector, with a view to gaining employment in this area. The focus of the course will be to provide a basis for you to explore the range of employment opportunities presented by the biggest employer in the region (the social and public sector). In addition the programme will provide a broad underpinning in social science and policy.

Course details


Modules offered may vary. Modules offered may vary. Modules include: • Strategic Management in the Social and Public Sector • Ethical Practice and Legal Issues • Community Surveillance, Health and Well-being • Preparation for Dissertation • Dissertation

Assessment method

You will be assessed through a variety of assessment methods to enhance the experience as well as develop key transferable skills. This includes essays, presentations, research tasks, projects and case studies.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

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Middlesbrough College
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants will need to hold 240 credits at Level 5 from either a Foundation Degree or HND.

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Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £8500 Year 1
England £8500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8500 Year 1
Scotland £8500 Year 1
Wales £8500 Year 1
Channel Islands £8500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Social and Public Sector Development (Top-up) at Middlesbrough College - UCAS