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BA (Hons) Professional Practice (Working with Children and Young People) Top Up

Top-Up Degree • Level 6

BA (Hons) Professional Practice (Working with Children and Young People) Top Up

Top-Up Degree • Level 6

Type of LearningUniversity Study

Course CodeA5633

UCAS CodeTE08

Study ModeFull Time

Duration1 Year

Awarded ByBuckinghamshire New University

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About the course

This top-up degree has been specifically designed to enable practitioners in community health, education, social care and policing to meet their continuing professional development needs and develop their expertise in their practice setting. This flexible, work-based programme is open to students who have successfully completed a Foundation Degree or a Diploma in Higher Education. It is designed to help you develop your theoretical knowledge and expertise and enable enhanced practice and career progression. This course offers a grounding that enables Childcare practitioners to enhance their practice with children and their families. As a successful graduate you will have a desirable qualification for career progression, including highly sought after jobs within Childcare and Education.

Type of LearningUniversity Study

Course CodeA5633

UCAS CodeTE08

Study ModeFull Time

Duration1 Year

CostQuestion tooltip icon0.00

Awarded ByBuckinghamshire New University

Start Date/s

06/09/2021, 06/09/2021

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have 120 credits at Level 5 and will normally be working in a relevant area of community health, education and social care. Evidence of working in a relevant practice area will be required prior to commencing the programme. Students choosing the modular option who intend to complete this degree programme can only use a maximum of 60 credits as Accredited Prior Certificated Learning (APCL).

Modules

The modules on this course are: Leadership and Management in Practice; Research and Innovation in Practice; Contemporary Issues in Childhood, Introduction to Safeguarding

Assessment

This top-up degree will be fully assessed on coursework you complete throughout the one-year course.

Careers & Progression

This course offers a perfect grounding for Childcare practitioners to enhance their practice with children and their families. As a successful graduate you will have a desirable qualification to enable your career progression, including highly sought after jobs within Childcare and Education. There are also further opportunities for successful students to progress onto family support work or wider teacher training programmes or studying at Master’s level towards an award in a relevant field of interest.

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