London South East Colleges (Bromley College) has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This course is designed to bring higher education and the care services together to ensure that the needs of employees and employers are addressed. These qualifications are work-related, user-centred and combine technical skills, workplace skills academic knowledge and employability.
The advantage of such a qualification is that it has been developed collaboratively with employers, professionals and institutions. It is vocationally relevant and designed to meet the needs of a diverse workforce. It is a full-time course offered in partnership with the University of Greenwich.
Year 1 – Core courses: Academic and Personal Development; Managing business resources in care settings; Work based learning - 1; Introduction to Care Policy; - Plus a choice of 2 optional courses: Language & child; Creativity & child; Community care in practice; Social context of intellectual impairments; Concepts of social & emotional developments. (Unseen exam)- (15 or 30 credits). Year 2 – Core courses: Contemporary issues in care (Care) or Law and the child (Early Years); Introduction to the research process; Ethics of care; Work based learning - 2; Managing day care & residential settings; - Plus a choice of 2 optional courses: Children in society; Health promotion in Early Years; Self & Disability; Introduction to dementia care; Mental health and Intellectual disabilities. (15 or 30 credits)
Assessment methods are varied and include practical work, assignments, essays, presentations, reports and an exam paper for the concepts of social and emotional development module
How to apply
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.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)
Year 2 direct entry will need to be discussed with the Programme Leader at the institution to match units/modules of year 1, before confirming year 2 entry into this course
GCSE English at A*-C or Level 2 equivalent At least 1 A level or Level 3 equivalent in a care related subject such as Access to Health and Social Care You must be working (either paid or voluntary) in a relevant setting for 15 hours per week Enhanced DBS clearance An interview including a written English test
Mature students without formal qualifications may be considered as a result of life and work experience following an entry test
You may need to have GCSE Maths at A* - C or level 2 equivalent for further study or employment and so we recommend you take one of this alongside the course if you cannot evidence it already
Please see provider details http://www.lsec.ac.uk/
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this coursehttp://www.lsec.ac.uk/higher-education
Additional entry requirements