Chesterfield College

Children’s and Young People's Services Chesterfield College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: University of Derby


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Course summary

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.

Course details


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

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 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

Tuition fees

England £58 * Credit
Northern Ireland £58 * Credit
Scotland £58 * Credit
Wales £58 * Credit

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Chesterfield College
Infirmary Road
S41 7NG

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