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Playwork and Youth Studies Course Code: PFDPYSTKF1X Length of Course : 2 years for this Foundation degree Who is this course for? About the course: You will study an integrated programme comprising 6 modules per year including: - Child development & child psychology - Principles of practice - Child protection - Management and organisation - Research - The social & historical significance of the child in society - Therapeutic playwork & fieldwork practice & youth studies Work Experience Other Information Please note: This is a Higher Education course therefore application is direct via UCAS using the codes : (UCAS course code L532) (UCAS institute code E28) UCAS Name: ELOND. A Criminal Records Bureau check will be required. Learners in higher education are eligible for grant maintenance support from local authorities and for student loans through the student loan company. Note: The College offers this course as a full-time or part-time programme. Next Start Date: 06092010 Progression The market for employment in Playwork and Youth Studies is an area of growth with good employment opportunities. Alternatively, you can continue your professional development through a range of courses and qualifications including initial teacher training for the primary school sector or continue with a masters at higher education. You will have achieved a qualification in the recognised 'fit person status' for work with children and young people in Essex. See previous page for further details. FIT PERSON STATUS You will have achieved a qualification recognised by the Sector Skills Council, SkillsActive, as having `fit person status? for work with children and young people in Essex. If the modules undertaken are endorsed by the British Institute of Therapeutic Playwork (BITP), you will be permitted to use the term Associate Member and Member of the British Institute of Therapeutic Playwork AMBITP and MBITP. Venue : Woodview Apply For This Course Apply for this Course How to Apply Entry Requirements : You will need 160 tariff points, equivalent to 2 A-Levels. For learners under 21 years of age the entry requirement is: - 2 A Levels one of which can be an AS Level, the other at A2 Level including Functional skills but excluding General Studies or - CACHE Diploma in Childcare (DD in theory and E in practical or CC in theory) and or approved BTEC (MeritDistinction), ORD or HNC programme. There is also scope for APL entry or - VCE Double Award equivalent, NVQ Level 3

Playwork and Youth Studies Course Code: PFDPYSTKF1X Length of Course : 2 years for this Foundation degree Who is this course for? About the course: You will study an integrated programme comprising 6 modules per year including: - Child development & child psychology - Principles of practice - Child protection - Management and organisation - Research - The social & historical significance of the...

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