University of Wolverhampton

Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV1 1LY, United Kingdom

Special Educational Needs, Disabilities, Inclusion and Childhood and Family Studies with Sandwich Placement

The Special Educational Needs, Disability, Inclusion and Childhood and Family Studies degree will develop the skills and knowledge required for a range of careers working with children, their families and the services that support them, in both education and social contexts. Students will also be able to identify and understand the challenges faced when trying to adopt an inclusive approach to all aspects of life, and how they can meet and address these challenges in a positive way as members of a diverse global society. The course is suitable for people new to this area or experienced staff searching for career development. You can choose which age group you wish to focus on depending on your personal interests and career aspirations. This unique course offers both academic rigour and professional relevance. Teaching and learning is designed to support digital literacy and students are encouraged to share knowledge and be enterprising with their ideas. An international perspective is taken to the degree and students will also have the opportunity to learn about how other countries support children and their families and develop inclusive practice. 98.2% Employability Rate across our couses (2016) -This course involves placement opportunities at every level of study. Work experience placements are an integral part of the course and can be negotiated in a variety of settings such as schools, nurseries, community care centres, hospitals, social services, libraries and other relevant settings. -The teaching team are from a range of professional backgrounds including education, local authorities, social work, adult education and youth work and are all actively involved in research and writing. -This course is taught full time and part time -All the members of the teaching team are active researchers of Special Educational Needs, Disability and Inclusion Studies and Childhood and Family Studies

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    University of Wolverhampton,Wolverhampton
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250