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Social Welfare, Advice and Guidance Practice FdA

University of Suffolk

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UCAS CODE: L500

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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-21

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

This course allow student to combine study with employment. Students are most likely to be in paid or voluntary employment in a welfare, educational, advice or care setting in roles such as educational welfare, social care, assistant practitioners, family support work, support workers, school behaviour support, employment support, benefits advice, housing support work and community development work. Graduates are likely to have increased job satisfaction and better career prospects. This course offers a new route into and through higher education. On completion of the course graduates can progress to an appropriate Progression Route, such as the BA (Hons) Applied Care Practice (Progression Route) degree at University of Suffolk. This 9 month top-up is available in 4 pathways: Early Years; Children & Young People; Adult or Mental Health Support.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 12,150per year

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University information

University of Suffolk

  • University League Table

    129th

  • Campus address

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

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    62nd out of 83 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 177
    107 61%

    71st

    28
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    82 82%

    40th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.99 80%

    49th

    21

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