This top-up year will enhance your understanding of the psychological and sociological factors that impact upon education and development.
Students completing this programme may be able to progress successfully on to a range of higher level study programmes, including Master’s qualifications in Psychology, Social Work and PGCE (Primary and Tertiary). You may also be able to progress to working within teaching roles, management roles, family liaison and welfare roles, as well as safeguarding roles within local authorities and within the police.
The BA programme consists of 4 core modules making up 80 credits, with 2 additional 20-credit option modules making up the pathway and full credit value.
Ucas Code: 120Z
Award: BA (Hons) awarded by Plymouth University
Modes of study: Full-time, part-time and modular study available
Institution code: S32
The course will prepare you for professional practice in a number of fields, offering you a diverse array of employment opportunities upon completion.
“During my career I have gained a broad range of skills relating to early years education and childcare, and I can now pass that knowledge on to new learners. It’s fantastic to support learners in achieving their goals and helping them find employment in this rewarding industry.”Stefanie Crinks
This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus.
Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.
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