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Children's Health, Play and Wellbeing FdA

University of Suffolk

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UCAS CODE: X317

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  • Qualification

    Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

  • Location

    University of Suffolk at East Coast College (Great Yarmouth)

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-22

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

This Foundation degree develops the skills and awareness to practice in a variety of settings that support children from 0-12-years. The course is designed to provide a bridge within the health and social care sector where play support, play work and play therapy are used (for example, play workers in health care). This course will also enable students to work therapeutically in educational contexts and may support existing staff who wish to extend their skills. This degree can also provide a suitable progression to Honours degree and then towards a post-graduate qualification in play therapy as recognised by the British Association of Play Therapists (BAPT). Work may be in the statutory sector or community/voluntary settings. If students already work in health, social care (as in family support) or education, this award will enhance their existing skills and thus career progression.

Application deadline

26 January

Tuition fees

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£ 12,996per year

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University information

University of Suffolk

  • University League Table

    126th

  • Campus address

    University of Suffolk, Waterfront Building, Neptune Quay, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4 1QJ, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    77th out of 84

    54th out of 79 8

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    108 52%

    70th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    68.0 68%

    37th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.82 76%

    81st

  • Entry standards

    / Max 177
    129 75%

    32nd

    39
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    95.0 95%

    9th

    31
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.80 76%

    60th

    11

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