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BA (Hons) Children, Schools and Families

Burnley College

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  • Qualification

    BA - Bachelor of Arts

  • Location

    Burnley College

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 years

Course summary

About this course
During the course students are encouraged to share information, ideas, values and experiences, and develop problem-solving skills. They also undertake a variety of placements and field observations. This provides students with the opportunity to put their theoretical knowledge into practice and enhance their employability skills. We have excellent links with a wide range of local employers, including Primary and Secondary Schools, Children's Residential Care Homes, Domestic Violence Centres, Early Years Settings, Pupil Referral Units and Family Support Services, providing students with the freedom to carry out work placements in environments related to their career choices. Years one and two are delivered by Burnley College, the final year is delivered by UCLan Preston.

Awarded By
This course is awarded by the University of Central Lancashire

Progression & Careers
Graduates from this programme can progress to careers in a range of settings across the spectrum of the Children and Young People’s Workforce including children’s centres, schools, national charities, nurseries and family and community support. There is also the opportunity to go on to obtain professional status in Teaching, Social Work and Early Years or progression to external teacher training courses relating to primary and secondary school teaching.

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UCAS Points : 104

Our typical offer is 104-112 UCAS Points.


University information

Burnley College

  • Campus address

    Burnley College, Princess Way, Burnley, Lancashire, BB12 0AN, England

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