Short Course / CPD
12 x 3-hour sessions over 12 weeks. (20 credits at level 6) Supported by E-Learn
No Partner College
Next cohort: January 2016 - Online Chatroom sessions: Mondays - Jan 11, 18, 25; Feb 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; Mar 7, 14, 21; Apr 4. From 4.30pm-6pm.
Students must be working in a clinical area relevant to the module content
This module is for all practitioners who work with children and young people. The module will facilitate practitioners to increase knowledge and understanding and to develop their practice in the common core knowledge and skills necessary for working with children, young people and their families. The module addresses fundamental topics, for example:
The module utilises a range of different, creative activities to support study and learning, for example making use of children's literature and media to study child growth and development. Whilst undertaking the module, students explore and evaluate issues that influence and shape their practice in working with children and young people. Students create a ‘portrait of practice’ to evaluate their service to children and young people. The module will facilitate practitioners to develop knowledge and skills to support the children and young people they work with in achieving their full potential.
Core dimensions 1-6
Health and wellbeing 1-5
Information and knowledge 1-3
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For details of the standard fee for UK/EU students studying this course please contact the Faculty of Health and Wellbeing.
Non-standard part-time fee of £760 per 20 credits studied
For 2018/19 fees please refer to our fees page.
Or, if appropriate, via CPD-Apply:
Debi Spencer, Senior Lecturer 01772 894584 email@example.com
Valerie Denieul, Lecturer 01772 893781 firstname.lastname@example.org