Working within the field of Health and Care of Children and Young People is changing in Wales. Health and Social Care services are merging and in desperate need of dedicated and skilled professionals. Due to the unprecedented nature of the current health and care climate, there has never been a better time to become skilled in the sector. Do you want to achieve a qualification that will provide opportunities and open doors for you to work within a range of roles when working with children and young people? Then this is the course for you. Our unique portfolio of programmes are designed to offer flexible learning for flexible lives and work around you and your work and care commitments. All of our courses are also available as part-time options. We also offer all modules through the medium of Welsh.
Year One – Level 4 (Cert HE & Dip HE) • Children and Young People’s Development and Wellbeing (20 credits; compulsory) • Contemporary Challenges: Making a Difference (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Equality, Inclusion and Digital Equity (20 credits; compulsory) • Learning in the Digital Era (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Management, Organisational Behaviour and Digital Change (20 credits; compulsory) • Psychology in Health and Social Care (20 credits; compulsory). Year Two – Level 5 (Dip HE) • Changemakers: Building your Personal Brand for Sustainable Employment (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Changemakers: Creativity and Value Creation (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Children and Young People’s Health, Wellbeing and Community Engagement (20 credits; compulsory) • Introduction to Independent Research Skills (20 credits; compulsory) • Principles of Health and Social Care Practice (20 credits; compulsory) • Protecting and Supporting Families in Health and Care (20 credits; compulsory).
Assessments include: essays, exams, reports, presentations, reflective blogs and professional portfolios. You will be asked to utilise information technology communication and organisational skills for your assignments.
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
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9000||Year 1|