Kingston University

Special Educational Needs and Inclusive Practice Foundation degree Kingston University Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

TEF Bronze

Kingston University has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.

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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.

Course details


Examples of modules:

Year 1

  • 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

Year 2

  • Effective Communication Skills
  • International Systems to Support Learning
  • Leadership in the Field of Special and Inclusive Education
  • Special Project

How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

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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 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)


Fees and funding

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Provider information

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Kingston University
River House
53-57 High Street
Kingston upon Thames

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