If you support teaching and learning, this foundation degree is a recognised qualification and a gateway to teacher training. This foundation degree is for workers and volunteers in 'paraprofessional' areas who support teaching and learning. This may be in classrooms as learning support assistants or teaching assistants, or in related roles, such as learning mentors linked to schools or colleges. Modules explore subjects such as the world of education, ways of supporting learners with additional educational needs, and psychological, social and emotional influences on behaviour. This foundation degree is offered by one of the university's partner colleges: London South East Colleges, on its Bromley Campus.dge Campus.
All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.
Students are assessed through a combination of course work, exams and practical assessment where relevant. You can view more information about how each module on this course is assessed within our 'What you will study' section. Each course has formal assessments which count towards your grade. Some courses may also include 'practice' assignments, which help you monitor progress and do not count towards your final grade.
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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- North Kent College (Tonbridge Campus)
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
• CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education (Early Years Educator) at Grade D or above OR • CACHE Level 3 Extended Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce at Grade D or above OR • An equivalent qualiﬁcation in a relevant subject
Additional entry requirements
Applicants will be interviewed and asked to write a personal account of their learning history and why they wish to undertake the course. This task will be used in conjunction with the interview and application form to assess an applicant's aptitude for working in the education sector and their academic skills for study at this level.
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
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