Supporting Children with Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) FdA DN Colleges Group


Awarded by: University of Hull

This programme is ideally suited to practitioners working with children with SEND and is offered to those who currently work within the children’s workforce supporting children, 0-25, with special educational needs or disability, who already have a Level 3 qualification.

This programme will provide valuable knowledge of child development, the current legislative framework and explore current SEND reform. Essential elements of working with children will be studied including afeguarding vulnerable children, working in a multi-agency context, along with exploring the challenges of supporting and working with families of children with SEND.

The programme is offered on a part-time basis and you will study Level 4 and Level 5 over a 3 year duration. There is a requirement to attend taught sessions one evening per week, as well as engage with online activities, as part of a blended learning approach. There is progression available in the form of a top up to a full degree qualification BA (Hons) Supporting Children with Special Educational Needs and Disability following successful completion of this foundation degree.

  • Qualification

    Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

  • Study mode


  • Location

    University Centre Doncaster

  • Start date

    September 2018

  • Duration

    3 years

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 There is a minimum requirement that practitioners are either in paid employment or undertaking a voluntary placement for a minimum of 2 days per week. It will underpin practitioners’ experiences in the work place through studying a suite of modules that will enhance and support career progression.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £3,500 Whole course
England £3,500 Whole course
Northern Ireland £3,500 Whole course
Scotland £3,500 Whole course
Wales £3,500 Whole course

Additional fee information

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