& Childhood Studies (with foundation year)*
Work experience placements available
support from programme team and academic tutorial systems
in the Teaching Excellence Framework
UCAS code: 14L1
Year of entry: 2019 2020
UCAS Tariff: 48
Duration: 4YRS (FT)
Institution code: G53
Why choose this course?
The community, children and families are at the heart of this course. With academic study and work experience in a variety of community-based settings, you will gain an excellent understanding of issues relating to children, young people and families and their holistic development.
Drawing upon a wide range of disciplines, including sociology, psychology, philosophy, education, public health and human rights, the course investigates the changing dynamics within childhood, families and communities, equipping critically informed graduates with transferrable skills for employment in a range of sectors. It also offers an alternative route into teaching.
You can also choose to study this course as a three year programme (without a foundation year) BA (Hons) Families and Childhood Studies UCAS Code: X162
*Subject to validation As part of its continuous quality assurance and enhancement, the University has new and updated courses in development. The details of these courses are in the process of being finalised and are awaiting their turn in the approval cycle, known as the ‘validation’ process. As soon as the programmes are validated the details of the course will be confirmed. The majority of new courses that are still ‘subject to validation’ are approved by their validation process; however, this is not guaranteed and should the course not go ahead as planned, or be significantly amended, you will be informed by the university and assistance will be provided to those who have been offered a place to find a suitable alternative course either at Wrexham Glyndwr University or at another provider.