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Children and Young People

Children and Young People
Virtual Open Day

Are you considering a career working with children, young people and families? Have you considered studying a Degree in Children and Young People? 

At University Campus Oldham we offer a Foundation degree and a BA Honours Top Up Children and Young People. 

The Foundation degree takes 2 years to complete full-time covers interesting topics such as: professional Practice; Child development; Supporting Troubled Families; Education Theory and Policy; Mental Health, Wellbeing and Resilience. Once you have completed the Foundation Degree, you have the option to gain a BA Degree with Honours by studying 1 more ‘Top Up’ Year. 

The Children and Young People Team is comprised of experienced practitioners who have a range of specialisms relating to numerous sectors to include: Youth and Community work, Residential Social Work, Education and Schools; and Play. Why join the Children and Young People Courses? In the last academic year…  71% students on the Foundation Degree Children and Young People achieved a Merit/ Distinction  81% of the BA (Hons) Top Up students achieved a 2:1/ First Class Degree



Schedule for the day

Hourly live session on zoom (3pm, 4pm, 5pm) with Course Tutors and Students, following this structure

  • On the hour: Welcome
  • Quarter past the hour: Introduction to course
  • Half past the hour: Open for questions with staff and students



Additional Links

Children and Young People FdA

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Children and Young People Top-Up BA (Hons)

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We hope you enjoy your virtual visit today. We look forward to welcoming you to the real University Campus Oldham in the near future.