This programme is aimed at those working, or intending to work, in the field of childhood and youth services or education. If you are passionate about children and young people, enjoy working in settings where they are and you are person centred, flexible, creative and independent, then this is the employment sector for you.
Level 4: Professional Practice, Social Policy, Curriculum Studies, Holistic Child, Effective Teamwork and The Reflective Student.
Level 5: Supporting Children's Wellbeing, Research Methods, Leadership and Management, Speaking and Listening
Level 6: Global Perspectives, Current Issues, Independent Study.
You will also study one optional unit - Pedagogic Practice or Children, Young People and Crime.
*Please note that this course will be under review in the academic year 2019-20 which may result in some changes at the unit level.
A range of assessment methods are used from reports and essays to presentations and portfolios. Typically each unit has two forms of assessment attached to it. Assessments have been carefully designed to support and develop your skills in independent thinking and learning.
How to apply
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
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.
|Campus name||Main Site (Stockpot College Campus)|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||64 points||those with 48 Ucas Points will be considered for an interview.|
All applications will be considered individually however offers will usually be based on:
64 UCAS points (those with 48 UCAS points will be considered for an interview)
BTEC Level 3 qualification (2 years) in relevant subject
Other related Level 3 qualifications
Normally 4 GCSEs at grade C or above (or numeric score of 4/5 under newly reformed GCSE grading), including maths or English
An Access to Higher Education Diploma in relevant area
Related work experience will be considered in place of formal qualifications
You will also need a current enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) certificate that has been issued within 6 months of the start of the course. You can apply for one at enrolment, for a fee, if necessary.
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£7,995||Whole course|
Additional fee information
Town Centre Campus
Wellington Road South
Clearing contact details
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
0300 300 0090
The Applications Team (Stockport College Campus)
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