Kingston University has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
Why choose this course?
The sector-endorsed Foundation Degree is a two year higher education degree course, enabling you to combine academic study with work-based learning. It is suitable for those working with children and young people with additional learning needs in a range of settings including early years, primary, secondary, post-compulsory education and Pupil Referral Units. This course is delivered at three partner colleges so you can study close to your work place and/or home.
Examples of modules:
- Personal and Professional Development Through Reflective Practice
- Learning, Teaching and Development in the Field of Special and Inclusive Education
- Inclusive Practice
- Child Protection and Ethical Practices of Working With Children
- Effective Communication Skills
- International Systems to Support Learning
- Leadership in the Field of Special and Inclusive Education
- Special Project
How 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.
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This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
• A relevant level 3 qualification in early years (or equivalent)
• Employment in an appropriate setting (paid or voluntary) for at least 16 hours per week for the duration of the course
• Normally two years' experience in an appropriate setting
The selection process involves interview at your chosen college, selection exercises and a current DBS check.
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)