18 months
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 12,682
GBP 9,000
Foreign students
USD 12,682
GBP 9,000
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

Aimed at anyone working in children's services, this foundation degree further develops knowledge and skills within the context of inter-agency working.

The course addresses key issues such as the local and national policy context in the promotion of effective safeguarding procedures and the role of effective inter-agency communication in meeting the needs of children and young people. The course is underpinned by the ECM agenda-promoting interdisciplinary and collaborative working in order to achieve successful outcomes for all children.

This Foundation degree makes an important contribution to the extended and wider workforce agenda by supporting a variety of career pathways and providing a flexible and relevant experience for all occupational cohorts.

Entry Requirements

60 UCAS Tariff points 
It is a requirement of the programme that all students undertaking the programme will have current/recent experience working with learners, minimum two years and be employed within an appropriate children’s services setting. 
A Criminal Records Bureau disclosure is required for this course.   
Applicants with no formal qualifications may be considered for Mature Student Entry Routes.