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Families and Childhood Studies (with foundation year)

Wrexham Glyndwr University

B.A. On Campus
48 months
Duration
11750 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The community, children and families are at the heart of this Families and Childhood Studies (with foundation year) course from Wrexham Glyndwr University, which offers an excellent grounding to prepare for a range of employment sectors or an alternative route into teaching.

Overview

Drawing upon a wide range of disciplines, including sociology, psychology, philosophy, education, public health and human rights, the Families and Childhood Studies (with foundation year) course from Wrexham Glyndwr University investigates the changing dynamics within childhood, families and communities, equipping critically informed graduates with transferrable skills for employment in a range of sectors. It also offers an alternative route into teaching.

Career

The Careers & Zone at Wrexham Glyndŵr University is there to help you make decisions and plan the next steps towards a bright future. From finding work or further study to working out your interests, skills and aspirations, they can provide you with the expert information, advice and guidance you need.

There are a growing number of careers within the child, family and community sector, and opportunities for further studies, including:

  • Sure Start/Flying Start/Home Start
  • Women's Aid
  • Play Worker
  • Police Family Liaison Officer
  • Young Carers
  • Substance Misuse Support Worker
  • Child/Family Worker including supporting young people who have lived with abuse
  • Team Around the Family
  • Support Worker - young people leaving care
  • PGCE (primary)
  • PCET (post 16)

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Inclusion and Diversity
  • Skills for the Workplace
  • Child and Adolescent Health and Well-Being
  • Risk, Resilience and Recovery
  • Children’s Rights in Practice
  • Research Methods
  • Introduction to Child Development
  • Introduction to Health and Well-being
  • Introduction to Counselling
  • Introduction to Childhood and Youth Studies
  • Working with Children, Young People and Families

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

240 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

Qualifications that will be considered include::

  • A/AS levels
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Scottish Advanced Highers/Highers and Scottish Baccalaureate
  • Irish Leaving Certificate
  • Access to HE Diplomas
  • BTEC qualifications
  • Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11750 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9000 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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