This course aims to develop you as a confident, knowledgeable and effective practitioner to work with children, young people and their families in the children’s and young people’s service sector. You will be encouraged to reflect on your practice and enhance your knowledge through the theory covered on the course. Your work setting is used for work-based projects, activities and research so everything you study will be relevant to your everyday work. Successful completion of the FdA Children’s and Young People’s
Services can lead on to careers specific to the pathway chosen. Many choose to continue their studies on a third year ‘top-up’ qualification to a full honours degree, such as the BA (Hons) Education Studies available at college. Others have successfully completed teacher training and now work in schools.
Modules on this course include: Starting to Study, Work Based Reflective Practice, Equality and Diversity, Integrated Services, Children and Young People Communicating and either Early Years Provision and Practice or Supporting Teaching and Learning
How to apply
To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
A relevant Level 3 qualification.
English and Maths (Grade c or above at GCSE or Level 2 equivalent).
Mature students with relevant experience will be considered.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£58 *||Credit|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.