Foundation Degree in Education and Care Open Evening - 07/12/2016

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Come and find out more about our foundation degree course in education and care.

We would like to invite you to attend an informal open evening to find out more about this exciting qualification on Wednesday 7th December 2016.

This Foundation Degree provides a professional development opportunity for those working with young people in nurseries, primary schools, youth centres or similar settings.

The course mixes academic rigour with practical skills that you can apply directly to your workplace.

Modules include ‘The Social Context of Childhood’, ‘Professional Practice in Safeguarding of Children and Young People’ and ‘Social Policy and Children's Well-Being’.

As it’s part-time, the course is the perfect way to help progress in your career; helping you acquire the industry knowledge and skills that will enable you to fulfil your potential within the children and young persons’ sector.

The two-year course is delivered in partnership with the University of Sunderland and could open up a diverse range of career opportunities within the field.

The drop-in event is open to anyone who is already working with children or young people (aged 0-16) and holds a relevant level 3 qualification. Entry requirement: 160 UCAS points, you must have a A*to C grade at English GCSE or equivalent.

Open Evening Dates
Wednesday 7th December (7pm till 8pm)
Wednesday 18th January (7pm till 8pm)
Wednesday 15th February (7pm till 8pm)
Wednesday 15th March (7pm till 8pm)
Wednesday 26th April (7pm till 8pm)
Wednesday 24th May (7pm till 8pm)
Wednesday 14th June (7pm till 8pm)

Venue: The Open Evening will be held in Room S038 at East Durham College, Willerby Grove, Peterlee, SR8 2RN

For more details please contact Paula Kirton,Programme Area Leader Care and Early Years
0191 518 8267