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Childhood and Youth Studies (W78) Diploma of Higher Education

Open University

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  • Qualification

    Diploma of Higher Education - DipHE

  • Location

    Distance Learning

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date

    FEB-21

  • Duration

    2 - 4 Years

Course summary

Develop your understanding of the factors influencing and issues facing children and young people in a range of social and cultural contexts. This engaging and wide-ranging interdisciplinary diploma is for anyone working with children and young people or with a general interest in the field. You’ll investigate policies, practices and issues affecting the lives of children and young people across a range of settings – developing your knowledge, your analytical skills and improving your practice.**Key features of the course**- Spans the entire childhood age range from early years to youth- Topics include child development and psychology, international childhoods, research with children, and children’s literature- Explore children and young people’s lives from different perspectives alongside students studying and working in different settings- Relevant to a wide range of careers in childcare, education, health and social care

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Open University

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    Open University, Student Recruitment Team, PO Box 197, Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes, MK7 6BJ, England

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